On 21 November, the EPDP Team published its Initial Report on the Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data Team for public comment. The EPDP Team is tasked with evaluating the Temporary Specification on gTLD Registration Data (Temp Spec) and deciding whether it should become an ICANN Consensus Policy as is, or with modifications, while complying with the GDPR and other relevant privacy and data protection laws and regulations.

Input received

To provide input on the Initial Report, the community was requested to complete a google form which was intended to facilitate input by focusing on those aspects that the EPDP Team is looking for particular input on, as well as subsequent review by the EPDP Team. The input received through the google form can be found here: 


9 SO/AC/SG/C submissions

33 Organizations and/or individuals

In addition, a number of contributions were received that did not make use of the form:

Public Comment Review Tool

To facilitate the EPDP Team's review of the public comments received, the staff support team has developed the following public comment review tool:

Public Comment Review Tool 

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