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Propose a Policy

Participate in the Policy Development Process

  • Subscribe to the RPD mailing list and join the discussions. Archives of all previous discussions are available here.
  • Propose new policy or a modification to existing policy.
  • Attend a public policy meeting in person or remotely to discuss your proposal and other proposals. Minutes of all previous policy discussions at public policy meetings are available here.

Propose a Policy


Template for Submitting Policy Proposals

Draft Policy Name:

ID: (Assigned by AFRINIC)
Submission Date:
(a) Name
(b) Email address
(c) Affiliation, if applicable


Sections of Policy Manual affected (Insert sections or numbering as appropriate)

Related Policies:
Amends:(Insert section of Policy Manual as appropriate)


1. Summary of the problem being addressed by this proposal
2. Summary of how this proposal addresses the problem
3. Proposal (Please use sub-numbering to make it easy for referencing)
4. Revision History
5. References

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