.net Domain Name Information

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  • Registration 16.99 USD
  • Renewal 21.99 USD
  • Transfer 14.99 USD / Transfer in your .net
  • ICANN Fee 0.18 USD per year
  • Time to Register Instant
  • Type gTLD
  • Registration Period 1 - 10 years
  • Privacy Protection Available
  • DNSSEC Supported / Learn how to add DNSSEC
  • Registry Lock Available
  • Trustee/Proxy Service No
  • Individuals can register Yes
  • Businesses can register Yes
  • Languages Supported Albanian,  Arabic,  Bulgarian,  Catalan,  Chinese Simplified,  Chinese Traditional,  Croatian,  Czech,  Danish,  Dutch,  Esperanto,  Estonian,  Faroese,  Finnish,  French,  German,  Greek,  Hebrew,  Hindi,  Hungarian,  Icelandic,  Irish,  Italian,  Japanese,  Korean,  Latvian,  Lithuanian,  Luxembourgish,  Macedonian,  Maltese,  Moldavian,  Norwegian,  Persian,  Polish,  Portuguese,  Romanian,  Russian,  Serbian,  Slovak,  Slovenian,  Spanish,  Swedish,  Thai,  Turkish,  Ukrainian, 
    .net 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.
  • Is there a special use for .net? No
  • Is there any other information needed to register a .net domain? No
  • Does .net have any additional fees? No
  • Any additional documents, requirements or information needed to register a .net? No
  • Are Individual .net domain registrations allowed? Yes
  • Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .net? Yes
  • Are some .net domain names restricted? Yes
    Violating rights of third parties, names and activities that are obscene, offensive or illegal are prohibited. See FAQs for complete restrictions.
  • Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .net? No
  • Private Registration service available? Yes
  • .net Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No
What is the registration term allowed for .net domain names?
.net domain names are available for 1-10 years.
How long does it take to register my .net domain name?
The domain registration time frame for .net during general availability is Instant.
What are the characters and valid character lengths for .net domain names?
.net Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 3 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- -cd.net); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.net).
What is DNSSEC, and is it available for .net domain?
DNSSEC is available for .net domain. Enabling DNSSEC will protect .net domain names against counterfeit DNS data by providing origin authentication and integrity protection on that data. DNSSEC can be configured in your domain name's DNS panel.
What is Trustee Service, and is it available for .net?
Trustee Service is not available for .net extension. Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
Can I transfer out my .net domain if I'm using your Trustee Service?
Because Trustee Service is non-transferable, you must update your ownership according to .net requirements before a transfer out can be started.
Can I hide my .net registration information (Private Registration)?
Yes. You can activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new .net domain.
What is the grace period for .net domain name?

In accordance with ICANN, .net Generic Top Level Domains (gTLD) have a 40 day "Grace period" in which a domain name can be renewed without incurring an additional fee. Its important to note however that your domain will no longer resolve on the day it expires.

After the 40 day grace period, there is a 30 day "Redemption Period" in which you can renew your .net domain name for an additional $150 USD.

Who is the registry that manages .net domain names?
The registry that manages the registration of domain names with the .net Top Level Domain is Verisign. You may visit them at https://www.verisign.com/en_US/domain-names/index.xhtml.
  • Registry Verisign
  • .net Registry logo
  • Accredited Yes
  • Dispute Policy https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/help/dndr/udrp-en
  • Sponsoring Organization
    VeriSign Global Registry Services
    12061 Bluemont Way
    Reston Virginia 20190
    United States
  • Administrative Contact
    Registry Customer Service
    VeriSign Global Registry Services
    12061 Bluemont Way
    Reston Virginia 20190
    United States
    Email: [email protected]
    Voice: +1 703 925-6999
    Fax: +1 703 948 3978
  • Technical Contact
    Registry Customer Service
    VeriSign Global Registry Services
    12061 Bluemont Way
    Reston Virginia 20190
    United States
    Email: [email protected]
    Voice: +1 703 925-6999
    Fax: +1 703 948 3978
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