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Introduced  2014
Registration restrictions  Unknown
TLD type  top-level domain
Status  Available September 2014
Intended use  Wales and Welsh language
Actual use  Wales and Welsh language

.wales is one of two geographic top level domains for Wales (the other being .cymru) which were put forth by Nominet UK in 2012. Final approval for both top level domains for Wales was granted by ICANN in June 2014.

Map of Wales, UK

A phased launch of the new domains was scheduled, with trademark holders being eligible to apply initially. General availability was expected by the spring of 2015. Early adopters of the domains include the Welsh government and male voice choir Only Men Aloud!.


.wales Wikipedia