Overview of TLDs (Domain Name Extensions)

TLDCountry / Sponsor Specific RequirementsDomain Name LengthName Servers Required for Zone Delegation 260 Day Transfer Lock
.ASIA CED Contact 3 to be based in DotAsia community 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.AU

.AU domain names are only available for registration to Australian entities or companies incorporated in Australia. 4

2 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BIZ None 1 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BR .BR domain names are only available for registration to individuals or companies based in Brazil. 5

 

3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BZ None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.CA Canadian presence required for any Contact assigned as the Registrant. 6 2 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.CC None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.CN None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 6
.CO Registration of .ORG.CO, .EDU.CO, .MIL.CO, .GOV.CO domain names is restricted. 7 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.CO.DE None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.COM None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.COM.DE German presence required for either Registrant or Admin Contact. 3 - 64 Characters 1 - 13
.DE German presence required for either Registrant or Admin Contact. 8 1 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.ES The Registrant Contact of a .ES domain name mayeither be a natural person/individual or a company. However, the Admin, Technical and Billing Contactsmust be natural persons/individuals only. 9 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 7
.EU Registrant needs to be from EU 10 2 - 63 Characters 1 - 9
.IN None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.IN.NET None 3 - 64 Characters 1 - 13
.INFO None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.JOBS Registration requests will be verified by the Registry, prior to domain name activation. 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.ME Registrant for Third level .ME domain name needs
to be a Montenegrin individual/entity.
3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.MN None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.MOBI Associated website should be WAP enabled 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.MX None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.NAME None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.NET None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.NL None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.NZ None 1 - 63 Characters 2 - 10
.ORG None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.PRO None 4 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.PW None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.RU None 2 - 64 Characters 2 - 13
.SC None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.SHABAKA

None

3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.SX

None

3 - 63 Characters 2 - 10
.TEL None 2 - 63 Characters 5
.TV None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.UK None 6 - 64 Characters for .co.uk/.me.uk TLDs (including the TLD) 11

7 - 64 Characters for .org.uk TLD (including the TLD) 12

1 - 13
.US Nexus Compliance 13 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.VC None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.WEB.IN None 3 - 64 Characters 2 - 13
.WS None 4 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.XXX None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
CentralNic Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
Donuts Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Rightside / Demand Media None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Afilias gTLD Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Famous Four None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
PIR gTLD Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Uniregistry None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Minds and Machines None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
ZACR None 3 - 63 Characters 2- 13
ARI Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
CentralNIC gTLD Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Radix Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Neustar Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Verisign New gTLD Domains None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BHARAT None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BERLIN Yes (City should be berlin) 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.QUEBEC None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
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