Downloading has become a big part of how users obtain information, data, services, and software, but downloading comes with inherit risks, such as viruses, malware, and phishing. In an effort to reduce risks, .DOWNLOAD offers a relevant and easily identifiable namespace for the purpose of signifying safety to a user. .DOWNLOAD may be registered by any person, group, or organization, making this TLD an obtainable and flexible option for any type of download purpose.
There is no specific procedure related to the registration of a domain name.
.download domain names are allocated on a "first come, first served" basis.