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Norid AS

Abels gt. 5, Teknobyen

Phone +47 73 55 73 55

The registrar whois is a closed whois service for Norid’s registrars only. This service gives registrars access to necessary customer data, including data that, for privacy reasons, has been excluded from the lookup service available to the general public.

Access

The service is available at:

Host: registrarwhois.norid.no
Port: 43

A web proxy is also available. There is no reCAPTCHA on the web service.

How to use the registrar whois
Terms and conditions for use of the registrar whois

IP filtering

To access the service, you must log in to the registrar web and register your IP address in the field Registrar web -> Admin -> Registry Access -> Registrarwhois IP addresses. Please note the separate configuration of these IP addresses; you cannot add a whole IP block. 

Rate limiting

Rate limiting for the whois service (port 43) is the same as the publicly available whois service (whois.norid.no). Rate limits may be changed on short notice if necessary.

Testing

The test servie is available at:

Host: registrarwhois.test.norid.no
Port: 43

A web proxy is also available. There is no reCAPTCHA on the web service.

Technical documentation

The DAS service referenced in the document is not operational, as the public DAS service offers the same functionality.

Interface document for the registrar whois
Updated:
2018-08-10: Rev. 2e1 with adjusted pretext, see ‘Document History’ for description.
2018-05-23: New document. Rev. 1e1 for new data model, see ‘Document History’ for description.
Description:
This document describes the interface for both the registrar whois and DAS (Domain Availability Service).
Document:
Download the Whois DAS for Registrars Interface Specification v2e1 (PDF, 231KB)
Published: 9 July 2020
Updated: 29 April 2021