New Terms and Conditions to .se and .nu

The Swedish Internet Foundation, who is responsible for the Swedish top-level domain .se and the operation of the top-level domain .nu has revised their Terms and Conditions.

The Terms and Conditions is the agreement that applies to all domain name holders and revised Terms and Conditions did enter into force on November 1, 2021.

As a domain holder, you need to read through the new Terms and Conditions but you don´t have to do anything to maintain your domain name, the domain name registration is not affected.
If you have one or more .se-domain or .nu-domain name registered this means that the now valid version of Terms and Conditions of registration will apply until October 31, 2021. On November 1, 2021, these will be replaced by the updated Terms and Conditions of registration which applies to all domain name holders irrespectively of date of registration of the domain name.

Current and revised Terms and Conditions is published at https://internetstiftelsen.se/en/how-to-register-a-domain-name/terms-and-conditions-for-se-and-nu-domains/.
In short, the changes made are as follows:

  • Clarification in section 4.1.1, the condition to provide personal identification number, or corporate identity number, is widened to cover also foreign equivalents (applicable only for .se).
  • Addition in section 5.1.4 regarding the Swedish Internet Foundation’s right to change, or remove, any provided name servers if considered obviously incorrect.
  • Addition in section 6.1.2, in case of deficiency of the domain holder’s responsibility to provide correct information, it is clarified that the domain holder is not entitled to perform registration services until the deficiency is remedied.
  • Addition in section 6.1.5 regarding right to deny renewal of a domain name if the domain holder has been dissolved (bankruptcy/liquidation/deceased, whereby the estate has been dissolved).
  • Addition in section 7.3.1, a referral to Procedural Rules(applicable for .se).
  • Adjustment in section 7.3.1 to Swedish general court, and the current limitation to Stockholm District Court is deleted(applicable for .se)