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What is a .中国 domain?

.中国is the internationalized country code & top-level domain for the Republic of China who communicate in Chinese using the simplified Chinese character set.

How do I buy a .中国 domain?

To purchase your .中国 domain name, you must first search for the availability of the unique phrase (without spaces or with hyphens). If the domain name is available, you may then add it to the cart to register for up to 10 year(s). If the domain is not available, then either modify your phrase, or inquire about purchasing the name outright through 101domain's Domain Concierge Service.

CNNIC, the registry authorized to operate the .中国 domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .中国 domains.

  • 101domain is .中国 Accredited
  • You can trust 101domain to do it right, because Country Code domains are our specialty.
  • 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the Chinese registration process.
  • Our business was built on providing simple and timely domain registration services, and superior support once you have your name.
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How do I start a .中国 website?

Once you have registered your .中国 domain name, if you want to utilize it as a website or email address, you will need to associate it with a cloud-based hosting service like Easy Website Builder, a server-based hosting service like Web Hosting, or an email and collaboration service like Google Workspace.

A website can be built either through a browser-based builder, an installed content management system like WordPress or Drupal, or done professionally by a web designer/developer. Additionally, it is recommended securing your website with SSL, and enhancing your website's speed using Secure Web Accelerator.

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How do I transfer a .中国 domain?

Transferring your .中国 domain name is a fast and easy process. To get started, you'll need an Authorization Code from the registrar that currently has the domain registered. Once you have that, get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below or visit our Transfers Page, enter your domain name to transfer in, provide the Authorization Code, and our system will process the transfer.

Every .中国 domain transfer into 101domain includes an additional year(s) renewal, so you're not losing any time, just saving money and gaining the access to the largest portfolio of extensions in the business and 101domain's powerful domain management system. If you are not provided an Authorization Code or having problems locating it, contact our Domain Specialists to help you navigate the process.

Starting @ 41.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .中国

.中国 domain names are available for 1-10 years.
The domain registration time frame for .中国 during general availability is 1 Day.

A Chinese Domain Name must contain at least one Chinese character. You may choose Chinese characters, ASCII letters (A-Z same as a-z), numbers (0-9) or hyphen (-) to compose your Chinese Domain Name. The length shall be limited within 20 characters (letters). There are ".cn", ".中国", ".网络" and ".网络" are currently available for registration. For example:


Issues of traditional and simplified Chinese characters

1. The registration system can automatically convert and allocate the traditional and simplified forms of the registered Chinese Domain Names.
2. Registrants may also manually submit the full traditional/simplified forms of the registered names. Then the registration system will stop the automatic process.
3. One Chinese Domain Name may contain at most 3 versions: full traditional, full simplified and registrant specified (mixed) form.
4. If the registrant submits full traditional or full simplified form, then the Chinese Domain Name has at most two forms.
5. If the full traditional form is totally same with the full simplified form, then the Chinese Domain Name has only one form.
DNSSEC is not available for .中国 domain. Domains that allow DNSSEC protect against counterfeit DNS data by providing origin authentication and integrity protection on that data. Get more information on its pros and cons. provides Trustee Service for .中国 extension . Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
Your .中国 domain name can be hosted on any hosting platform, whether a cloud-based website builder service like's Easy Website Builder or server hosting platform like Web Hosting using Plesk.
No. At present the .中国 domain zone does not provide means to hide the information of the domain owner. All or partial information (name, address, email, etc.) may be displayed in WHOIS.
Grace periods vary for country code Top Level Domains (ccTLD) including Internationalized Domain Names (IDN). Some registries require renewal up to 60 days in advance of the domain name expiration date. It is your responsibility to pay for your Renewal Fees in advance of the due date specified by 101domain regardless of the domain name expiration date. Failure to pay your Renewal Fees prior to the due date will result in a fee of $175 to renew your .中国 domain. There may be a restore period between when the domain expires and when the domain can be registered again. In the event that you do not pay by the renewal date, your site may be inaccessible during this time so it is very important that you renew this extension before the renewal date.
The registry that manages the registration of domain names with the .中国 Top Level Domain is CNNIC. You may visit them at
Because Trustee Service is non-transferable, you must update your ownership according to .中国 requirements before a transfer out can be started.

Domain Requirements for .中国

(1) A copy of government issued company registration certificate (any country), OR a link to a valid government website where the information can be viewed. (2) A copy of government issued ID of authorized contact person of company.

Individuals: a Copy of government issued ID of authorized contact person of company.

Violating rights of third parties, names against moral, ethnic and government standards, and any other names contrary to to the laws of China are prohibited. For complete restrictions, see FAQs.
This IDN is in the Chinese language, in Chinese Simplified script. Native characters: .中国 translate to "China".
Equivalent domain name in Chinese Traditional script is reserved automatically. Latin characters available for registration under this extension only (

Don't Have All of These Requirements for China .中国? Our trustee service provides the required local contact information. Note: Registration for 2 years may be required on some extensions.

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.中国 Trustee / Proxy Fee: 22.99 USD per 1 Year
.中国 Trustee / Proxy Application Fee: 0.00 USD

How do I renew a .中国 domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below or visit our Renewals Page, and enter your domain name to renew, or log into your Account Manager, select your ext domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out.

We also offer Auto-Renew—a great way to keep your domain name up-to-date without having to worry about letting them accidentally expire. Check your Account Settings to find out if you have Auto-Renew enabled.

Starting @ 60.99 USD / yr

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Is .中国 domain available in other languages?

Yes, the .中国 domain name supports multiple language formats. You can register your domain name by entering your domain search using the appropriate language character set in the search field.

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