Domain Names

There is no specific legislation although some regulations on the organization and management of country code top-level domain names do exist.

Filing

Country code top-level domain name: .pe 

Sub-domains: .org.pe; .com.pe; .nom.pe; .edu.pe; .gob.pe; .mil.pe; .net.pe; .sld.pe 

Applicant: individuals and legal entities.

Restriction as to nationality: none.

Local presence: required.

Domestic trademark right: not required for obtaining domain name registration.

Domain name can be registered as a trademark: yes, provided it fulfills the requirements established for trademarks.

Registration, Protection

Duration: one year.

Renewal/maintenance: one year, renewable.

Dispute about ownership: to be brought before the court.

Uniform dispute resolution procedure: available (variation of UDRP) before WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center.

Registration Authority

Authority name: Red Cientifica Peruana (RCP).

Internet address: https://punto.pe