Pre-Registrations for .SX Go Live at HEXONET opened on June 28, 2012. The new ccTLD - .SX - is for the new autonomous country of Saint Maarten. Saint Maarten is the “Dutch Part” of the island of Saint Martin established in 1648. Saint Maarten is one of four constituent territories that are part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
- Go-Live: Tentatively for November 12, 2012
- Go-Live Time: TBD
- Multiple pre-registrations for the same domain, if registered, go to a private auction (between those that pre-register) starting at 35.00 USD.
- Characters: Min. 3, Max. 63, letters, numbers, hyphens ("-") - however hyphens at the beginning or directly in front of the TLD will not be accepted
- Domain Name Registration Policies: VIEW
- Go-Live Pricing Annual:
- Reseller: 34.51* (net: 29.00) USD per Domain/Year
- Premium: 32.73* (net: 27.50) USD per Domain/Year
- Platinum: 28.56* (net: 24.00) USD per Domain/Year
Pre-registration Billing: (IMPORTANT)
HEXONET will start withdrawing DEPOSITS for Go LIVE starting October 29, 2012. These deposit deductions are only to reserve funds in case all your Pre-registrations are successful. Deposits will automatically be returned back to your reseller account if any Pre-registrations are not successful or if you delete it prior to the submission to the registry (for Go-Live 24 hours prior to the actual launch).
Go-Live applications deleted more than 24 hours prior launch are automatically refunded back to your reseller account. Please note, that Go-Live deletions are not permitted in the last 24 hours prior launch.
Pre-registration via API (Go-Live)
command = AddDomainApplication
class = SX_GOLIVE
domain = example.sx
period = 1Y
ownercontact0 = (CONTACT)
admincontact0 = (CONTACT)
techcontact0 = (CONTACT)
billingcontact0 = (CONTACT)
nameserver0 = (NAMESERVER)
nameserver1 = (NAMESERVER)
nameserver2 = (NAMESERVER)
Pre-registration via Control Panel
Pre-registrations can be submitted through the Control Panel by logging into your account and navigating to "Manage Products > Domains" and clicking the "Pre-reg Admin" link in the left side menu. From here one can list existing or submit new Pre-registrations. Users can modify or delete any Pre-registrations without charge up to 24 hours prior to the launch date.
Should you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact us at [email protected].
* The GROSS price includes Germany's 19% VAT; many resellers pay the lower NET price without VAT.