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Hierarchy Level


Configure the interval between Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) IPv6 advertisement packets.

All routers in the VRRP group must use the same advertisement interval.


When VRRPv3 is enabled, the inet6-advertise-interval statement cannot be used to configure advertisement intervals. Instead, use the fast-interval statement to configure advertisement intervals.


milliseconds—Interval, in milliseconds, between advertisement packets.

  • Range: 100 to 40,000 milliseconds (ms)

  • Default: 1 second

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

interface-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 8.4R2.