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Report abuse of Nominet domains

In the unlikely event that you wish to report abuse of a Nominet domain for which Openstrike is the registrar, please follow this process to ensure that your complaint is dealt with swiftly and efficiently.

  1. Make sure that the domain is a Nominet domain.
  2. Make sure that Openstrike is the registrar by using the WHOIS.
  3. Send an email to with a subject line of "Nominet domain abuse report" without the quotation marks. Please ensure to specify the domain within the body of the email and the exact details of the abuse being performed, including the precise date and time and timezone.
  4. You should receive a reply to your email within 2 business days. If you do not receive such a reply you should assume that your report has not been delivered.

    Note that most .uk domains are administered by Nominet UK and as such are subject to their terms and conditions. Please read these before you report any abuse of a .uk domain as it is these terms which define abuse in this context.