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Archived Policy Proposals

The policy proposals on this page have been archived. You can see at a glance if they were accepted and adopted by the RIPE community or withdrawn at any stage.

Name Status Proposal Number Working Group Date Archived
Remove Multihoming Requirement for AS Number Assignments
WITHDRAWN
2014-03 Address Policy Working Group November 2015

Summary: This proposal aimed to ease the requirements when requesting an Autonomous System (AS) Number. The following actions were proposed:

  • Remove the need for evaluation
  • Limit the number of AS Numbers per organisation to 1,000
  • Require that 16-bit AS Numbers are multihomed after nine months

Reason for withdrawal: The proposers decided to withdraw the proposal due to the inability to find an acceptable solution which satisfied all parties.

Assessment Criteria for IPv6 Initial Allocation Size
ACCEPTED
2015-03 Address Policy Working Group October 2015

Summary: This proposal introduced new criteria for the evaluation of large IPv6 allocation requests. These new criteria are hierarchical and geographical structure and segmentation for security and planned longevity. The current requirements, number of users and extent of infrastructure, are retained.

Keep IPv6 PI When Requesting IPv6 Allocation
ACCEPTED
2015-02 Address Policy Working Group August 2015

Summary: This proposal removed the requirement that LIRs return their IPv6 Provider Independent (PI) assignment when requesting an IPv6 allocation if there are no specific routing requirements to justify both.

Alignment of Transfer Requirements for IPv4 Allocations
ACCEPTED
2015-01 Address Policy Working Group July 2015

Summary: This proposal aligned the transfer requirements for all IPv4 allocations. LIRs that receive an IPv4 allocation from the RIPE NCC or via a transfer cannot subsequently transfer this allocation to another party within 24 months.

Policy for Inter-RIR Transfers of Internet Resources
ACCEPTED
2014-05 Address Policy Working Group April 2015

Summary: This proposal allowed the transfer of Internet number resources between a resource holder within the RIPE NCC service region and a resource holder within the region of another another Regional Internet Registry (RIR).

Allow IPv6 Transfers
ACCEPTED
2014-12 Address Policy Working Group March 2015

Summary: This proposal allowed to transfer IPv6 allocations and IPv6 Provider Independent (PI) assignments within the RIPE NCC service region.

Publication of Sponsoring LIR for Legacy Internet Resource Holders
ACCEPTED
2014-06 RIPE NCC Services Working Group March 2015

Summary: This proposal requested the RIPE NCC to publish the link between legacy holders and their sponsoring LIR.

Allow AS Number Transfers
ACCEPTED
2014-13 Address Policy Working Group March 2015

Summary: This proposal allowed to transfer Autonomous System (AS) numbers.

Language Clarification for “Allocating/Assigning Resources to the RIPE NCC”
ACCEPTED
2014-11 Address Policy Working Group March 2015

Summary: This proposal clarified the language in the RIPE Document “Allocating/Assigning Resources to the RIPE NCC”.

Language Clarification in “IPv6 Addresses for Internet Root Servers In The RIPE Region”
ACCEPTED
2014-10 Address Policy Working Group March 2015

Summary: This proposal clarified the language in the RIPE Document “IPv6 Addresses for Internet Root Servers In The RIPE Region”.