|TLD type||Proposed top-level domain|
|Sponsor||NIC México, eCOM-LAC|
|Intended use||Latin American communities|
|Actual use||Latin American communities|
NIC México (Manager of the .mx ccTLD) along with eCOM-LAC (Federation of Latin-America and the Caribbean for the Internet and Electronic Commerce) were appointed official sponsors for this campaign. The full proposal was originally supposed to be presented to ICANN during 2008  but was later to be presented by mid-2011.
It was approved in 2015.
- "NIC Mexico - July 10, 2007". Archived from the original on August 23, 2007. Retrieved July 20, 2007.
- ICANN Site for New gTLDs
- (in Spanish) Proponen la creación del dominio de Internet “.lat”, Emol.com, 27 June 2007
- "NIC Mexico - Nov 15, 2007". Archived from the original on 2009-09-06. Retrieved 2009-09-03.
- ".lat - ICANNWiki". icannwiki.org. Retrieved 2018-05-28.