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Internet domain names

Australian internet domain names end in .au. There are several second level domains within the .au domain and each second level domain has a purpose. Some of these include:

Internet Domain Names
Domains Usage
gov.au For Commonwealth, state, territory and local government bodies.
asn.au For incorporated associations, political parties, trade unions, sporting and special interest clubs.
com.au For commercial entities, such as companies and businesses.
edu.au For educational institutions registered at Commonwealth or state/territory government level.
id.au For individuals who are Australian citizens or residents.
net.au For commercial entities, such as companies and businesses.
org.au For charities and non-profit organisations.