The registration of a domain name in the SLD gov.it is allowed only to the Central State Public Administrations and to the National Social Security and Welfare Institutions, indicated in the list of public administrations identified pursuant to Article 1, paragraph 3, of Law no. 196 of 31 December 2009 and subsequent amendments. This list (List S13) is managed by ISTAT and published annually in the Official Gazette.

The request for the assignment of a domain name in the SLD gov.it can only be submitted by the Public Administrations present in the aforementioned list and registered in the Index of Public Administrations (IPA) managed by AgID.

The request for the assignment of a domain name in the SLD gov.it, according to AgID Determination n. 130/2022, is allowed also to the following Italian Public Administrations (if registered in the IPA database):

  • ACI
  • Agenzia per la Cybersicurezza Nazionale
  • Arma dei Carabinieri
  • Avvocatura Generale dello Stato
  • Commissari Straordinari nominati con provvedimento della PCM
  • Enti Previdenziali
  • Guardia di Finanza
  • Scuola Nazionale dell’Amministrazione.

The domain names registration service will be active from 7 July 2022, 30 days after the publication of the Regulation for the assignment of domain names in the gov.it SLD and the related Technical Guidelines.

See also
Regulations on the assignment of SL gov.it
Regulations on the assignment and management of second level domain names (SLD) gov.it - V. 1.0
Technical Guidelines gov.it
Operations management on domain names in the SLD gov.it - v. 1.0
Quanti nomi a dominio gov.it si possono registrare?
Non esistono limitazioni sul numero dei nomi a dominio registrabili.
I nomi a dominio gov.it sono soggetti a Drop Time?
No, nel caso di cancellazione di un nome a dominio, trascorsi 30 giorni nello stato di pendingDelete/redemptionPeriod, i nomi a dominio gov.it passano nello stato di pendingDelete/pendingDelete e, il giorno successivo, vengono cancellati definitivamente dal database del Registro .it