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[address-policy-wg] Policy Proposal Implemented: 2019-05 "Revised IPv4 assignment policy for IXPs"

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Marco Schmidt

2020-01-21 16:26:49 CET

RIPE NCC staff member

Dear colleagues,

We are pleased to announce that we have fully implemented the RIPE 
Policy Proposal 2019-05 "Revised IPv4 assignment policy for IXPs”.

This policy increased the reserved IPv4 pool for IXPs to a /15 and 
finetuned assignment criteria.

The default IPv4 assignment size for IXP remains a /24 however on 
request or once there are no more assignments of /24 (or larger) 
available, assignments can be made down to /27.

The pool management part of this proposal was already implemented in 
October 2019.

The archived policy proposal can be found at:
https://www.ripe.net/participate/policies/proposals/2019-05

The RIPE Document, "IPv4 Address Allocation and Assignment Policies for 
the RIPE NCC Service Region" is available at:
https://www.ripe.net/publications/docs/ripe-733

Kind regards,

Marco Schmidt
Registration Services and Policy Development Assistant Manager
RIPE NCC