How / When do Nicknames expire? There are several conditions which may cause a Nickname to be expired (automatically dropped by NickServ): The nickname has not been used (and identified to) in 365 days. The nickname has been dropped (by either the owning user or IRC4Fun Staff) from NickServ. Grouped Nicknames Grouped Nicknames (to your primary Nickname - also referred to as "account") follow the same expiration policy as set above.
How / When do Channels expire? There are several conditions which may cause a Channel to be expired (automatically dropped by ChanServ): Founder's nickname is dropped (either by the Founder user or IRC4Fun Staff) and there was no Successor set. Nobody on the Channel's access list has joined (used) the channel in 60 days. Successors Channels which have a Successor set in ChanServ, will be automatically transferred to the Successor in the event that the founder's account is dropped.