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What is a .im domain?

.IM Domains are intended for businesses and individuals interested in expanding their brand or service in Isle of Man, located in the Irish Sea. Whether a native or a visitor, a .IM Domain Registration will give your website the credibility needed to succeed in the Isle of Man.

How do I buy a .im domain?

Looking to buy a .im domain name? You've come to the right place! NIC IM, the registry authorized to operate the .im domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .im 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 Manx 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 .im Accredited

How do I transfer a .im domain?

Transferring your .im 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 .im 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 @ 20.99 USD / yr

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FAQs for .im

.im domain names are available for 1, 2, 3, 5 and 10 year(s).
The domain registration time frame for .im during general availability is Instant.
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 3 and a maximum of 64 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- -cd.im); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.im).
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.
101domain.com offers hosting and email service for .im. 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 .im requirements before transfer out can be started.
No. At present the .im 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 $150 to renew your .im 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.
You may visit them here: Isle of Man Domain Name Registry.

Domain Requirements for .im

Domain should match company/brand name if you are registering as a company.
Names on the restricted or black list, undesirable names, and identical names to those registered are prohibited. See FAQs for complete restrictions.
Single letter domains available for $2300, 2-letter domains available for $1128.00. Please contact us to order.

How do I renew a .im domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .im 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 @ 24.49 USD / yr

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