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What is a .ae domain?

When searching online, Emirati internet users expect to see website addresses with .AE domain names. Whether you are an Emirati local, a small business owner, a teacher, an engineer, or just someone who appreciates iconic high rises and starry nights in the desert, a .AE domain name is for you! With a .AE domain name you will rank higher in local search results and in the hearts of the locals.

Show your connection to the Emirati culture and commitment to providing the best internet experience in the United Arab Emirates with .AE domain. A .AE domain name is short, professional and memorable helping your website stand out in a sea of content online. The Emirati economy is the most diversified economy in all of the Arab states of the Persian Gulf with the most advanced and highly developed infrastructure in the region.

Protecting your brand is as important as growing it. Registering your brand name in the United Arab Emirates is one of the best preventative measures you can take to secure your trademark and combat copyright infringement. Your domain name is your brand and your brand is you! Register your perfect .AE domain name before someone else does.

How do I buy a .ae domain?

Looking to buy a .ae domain name? You've come to the right place! AEDA, the registry authorized to operate the .ae domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .ae domains.

  • 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 Emirati 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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101domain is .ae Accredited

How do I transfer a .ae domain?

Transferring your .ae domain name is a fast and easy process. Get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below, and our Domain Specialists will help you navigate the process. Every .ae 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.

Starting @ 36.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .ae

.ae domain names are available for 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 year(s).
The domain registration time frame for .ae during general availability is Instant.
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 2 and a maximum of 63 characters;
  • begin with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number;
  • use the English character set and may contain letters (i.e., a-z, A-Z),numbers (i.e. 0-9) and dashes (-) or a combination of these;
  • neither begin with, nor end with a dash;
  • not contain a dash in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab-; and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab
Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name. Trustee Service is not available for this extension. offers hosting and email service for .ae. You can order hosting, email service and SSL certificates at checkout or you can contact sales.
Trustee service is non-transferable. If you are using our Trustee Service, you must update ownership according to .ae requirements before transfer out can be started.
No. At present the .ae 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.
Yes there is a grace period. You can find more details in the .ae Domain Administration's (AEDA) Domain Name Renewal, Expiry and Deletion Policy.
The managing registry is the Arab Emirates Domain Administration.

Domain Requirements for .ae

Due to the governing law of the UAE: Israeli entities and individuals are not eligible for .ae domain names. For complete restrictions see FAQs.

.AE domain names is assigned a unique domain password when the domain name is registered. This can be used to transfer your domain name to another registrar.

If you wish to transfer your .ae domain name you can either contact us directly or you can use the following Domain Password recovery tool to retrieve the domain password for any existing .AE domain name that is registered to you.

How do I renew a .ae domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .ae domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out. That's it!

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 it enabled.

Starting @ 68.49 USD / yr

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