Domain/Address Expiry

FIO Domain

If the renewal fee for a FIO Domain is not paid by its expiration date, the following restrictions will be placed on the domain and addresses on that domain:

Days after expiration dateDomain actions disallowedAddress actions disallowed
0 – 30set_fio_domain_publicregister_fio_address
31 – 90set_fio_domain_publicregister_fio_addressrenew_fio_addressadd_pub_addressnew_funds_request (Payee FIO Address only)reject_funds_request (Payer FIO Address only)record_send (Payer FIO Address only)register_producerregister_proxyproxy_voteclaim_bp_rewards
On day 90Domain is burned and can be re-registered by any user.All addresses on that domain and associated data are burned.

It’s important to note that anyone can renew a domain as long as they are willing to pay the renewal fee. This ensures that users with FIO Addresses on abandoned domain, can continue to use it.

FIO Address

If the renewal fee for a FIO Address is not paid by its expiration date, the following actions are disallowed for 90 days:

  • add_pub_address
  • new_funds_request (Payee FIO Address only)
  • reject_funds_request (Payer FIO Address only)
  • record_send (Payer FIO Address only)
  • register_producer
  • register_proxy
  • proxy_vote
  • claim_bp_rewards

After 90 days the FIO Address is burned and can be re-registered by any user.

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