. qa is the country code top -level domain ( ccTLD) from Qatar. It was introduced on 12 June 1996 and was initially managed by the Qatar Telecom. Since 2010, the state's information and communication authority (The Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology, ictQATAR short ) is responsible for. Qa. This top -level domain is also in Arabic. قطر available.


Overall, a. Qa domain must be between two and 63 characters. Since autumn 2011, any natural or legal person may register a. Qa domain worldwide, a resident or established in the Emirate are not required. Unlike other country-specific top -level domains, however, the contracting authority restricts the trade of. Qa domains one, their sale is not permitted and may result in forfeiture of the address. 2011 was the part of the contracting authority also the arbitral tribunal of the World Intellectual Property Organisation, so that disputes. Qa domains can be resolved there. This applies to both. Qa, as well as the Arabic version.