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About tzNIC

Tanzania Network Information Centre (tzNIC) is the Internet registry for .tz domain names. We manage a system that locates where a .tz mail or web server is located.Through a consultative process, Tanzania Network information Centre (tzNIC), a not-for-Profit Company was established and registered (in 2006) to administer and manage the operations of the Tanzania country code Top Level Domain (.tz ccTLD). tzNIC is a limited company (by guarantee) with 2 founding members - TCRA (the regulator) and TISPA (the association of ISPs).


To promote the utilization of .tz domain names and to protect registrants' interests by ensuring reliable and secure registry infrastructure and database as well as affordable domain names.


To be among the most trusted and reliable registries in the world.