[arin-ppml] Change of Use and ARIN (was: Re: AFRINIC And The Stability Of The Internet Number Registry System)

John Curran jcurran at arin.net
Fri Sep 10 16:13:38 EDT 2021

On Sep 10, 2021, at 12:25 PM, William Herrin <bill at herrin.us> wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 10, 2021 at 6:06 AM John Curran <jcurran at arin.net> wrote:
>> An LIR may not assert that  they have a new _technical need_ for more IP address space as a result of signing a leasing contract.
> Lol. They have to take the extra step of programming a router. The
> business need is made technical. Such a high, high bar.

Bill –

Yes, under current policy that is correct. 

Do you see that as a problem – and if so, do you have a proposed change to policy text to improve it?   That requirement could be eliminated or could be strengthened (as the community feels most appropriate.)


John Curran
President and CEO
American Registry for Internet Numbers

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