MINISTRY OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS
VIETNAM INTERNET NETWORK INFORMATION CENTER

VNNIC's main tasks and powers

Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC) is an affiliation to the Ministry of Information and Communications, founded on 28th April 2000, and carries out the functions of managing, allocating, supervising and promoting the use of Internet domain name, address (IP), Autonomous System Number (ASN) in Vietnam (collectively called as “Internet resources”); providing Internet-related guidance, statistics on Internet; joining international activities on Internet.

  • Planning, managing and allocating IP and ASN at national level.
  • Managing and allocating domain names for Internet-related activities at national level including second level domain names under .VN and third level domain names under generic second level domain names.
  • Managing and operating VNIX (Vietnam National Internet eXchange).