Retrieve a detailed overview of a TLD.


Use this command to retrieve a detailed overview of a TLD.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:
command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword &paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue


Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
TLD Required Top level domain 500
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
ID TLD identification (if applicable)
Name TLD name
NativeIDN TLD name in native language
Description TLD description
TimeFrameDescription TLD timeframe description (pre-order phase)
Requirements TLD requirements
DrawNumbers TLD drawnumbers (pre-order phase)
Categories TLD categories
QueueInfo Collection of queue(s) information
StatusID Queue status ID
StatusDesc Queue status description
StatusAdditional Queue status sub-description
QID Queue ID
Phase Queue name or phase
DateStart Queue start date
DateEnd Queue end date
IsActive Is queue open for registration?
ApplicationFee Queue application fee
ApplicationFeeRefundable Is queue application fee refundable?
RegistrationFee Queue registration fee
RegistrationFeeRefundable Is queue registration fee refundable?
PopularDomains Popular domain(s) suggestion based on this TLD
SimilarNewTLDs Similar new TLD(s) suggestion based on this TLD
SimilarTLDs Similar existing TLD(s) suggestion based on this TLD
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0, check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values
ErrX Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as-is back to the client
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully



  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0, the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise, process the returned parameters as defined above.