The delete domain command can be used to delete a domain object.
Client must be authorized to delete the domain (only the sponsoring registrar is allowed to delete the domain).
The domain name must exist.
Naming conventions must be followed.
Required elements must be provided.
Protected transactions threshold must not be reached.
clientDeleteProhibited/serverDeleteProhibited must not be set.
The status ‘redemptionPeriod’ is added to the domain object. A DNS update transaction is queued to remove the domain name from the zone. If the domain name was in a grace period, the registrar will be refunded.