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A '''National Internet Registry''' (or NIR) is an organisationorganization whichunder undertakesthe umbrella of a [[IPRegional addressInternet Registry]] with the task of coordinating [[IP address allocation|allocation]] allocations and other Internet resource management functions at a national level within a [[country]] or economyeconomic unit.
 
NIRs operate primarily in the Asia Pacific region, under the authority of [[APNIC]], the [[Regional Internet Registry]] for that region.
 
The following NIRs are currently operating in the [[APNIC]] region:
* [[TWNIC]]
* [[VNNIC]]
To the best of our knowledge, there are no NIRs operating in the [[RIPE]] region.
 
The following NIRs are currently operating in the [[LACNIC]] region:
*[[NIC Mexico]]
*[[NIC Brazil]]
 
To the best of our knowledge, thereThere are no NIRs operating in the [[RIPE]] region.{{Fact|date=December 2008}}
 
==External links==
* [http://www.apnic.net APNIC website]