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We are... 

  • Champions of the internet at home and abroad. 
  • Creating a secure, accessible and resilient internet, for all Canadians. 
  • Canada's domain. 

building a better online Canada

What we do...

151 projects funded through our Community Investment Program

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More than 2.8 million .CA domains registered

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Nearly 15,000 CIRA members

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100,000 new cybersecurity threats blocked daily by D-Zone Firewall

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More than 280,000 internet performance tests conducted last year

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11 Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) nation-wide

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About CIRA 

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is a member-based not-for-profit organization, best known for managing the .CA internet domain on behalf of all Canadians, developing and implementing policies that support Canada’s internet community and representing the .CA registry internationally. We are building programs, products and services that leverage all the internet has to offer to help build a better online Canada, while providing a safe, secure and trusted online experience to all Canadians.

At CIRA we celebrate our successes but we never stall in our efforts to remain a leader within the internet community in Canada and in the global ccTLD community. Building a better online Canada and supporting the development of the internet globally requires nothing less.

Byron Holland, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Internet Registration Authority