Why buy a .nyc domain.

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.NYC domain names are dedicated to the big apple, New York City. Whether you are a local New Yorker, a small business owner, a Broadway star, a journalist, or just someone who appreciates fashion and American attractions, a .NYC domain name is for you! With a .NYC domain name you will rank higher in local search results and in the hearts of the locals.

Show your connection to the New Yorker culture and commitment to providing the best internet experience in New York City with .NYC domain. A .NYC domain name is short, professional and memorable helping your website stand out in a sea of content online. New York City is one of the most iconic cities in the world. Known as the city that never sleeps, New York City is where people go to chase their dreams. NYC is a prosperous city and a global leader in fashion, art, theatre, and culture.

Protecting your brand is as important as growing it. Registering your brand name in New York City 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 .NYC domain name before someone else does.

DNSSEC is available for .nyc domain

Frequently asked questions about .nyc.

How do I buy a .nyc domain?
To purchase your 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 .nyc generic domain is not available, then either modify your phrase, or inquire about purchasing the name outright through 101domain's Domain Concierge Service.
Are there requirements, documents, or information needed for .nyc?

Registrants must be either:
a) a natural person whose primary place of domicile is a valid physical address in the City of New York; or
b) an entity or organization that has a physical street address in the City of New York.
Registrant must remain in compliance with this requirement for the entire period of such domain name’s registration.
A P.O. Box address in the City of New York does not satisfy this requirement and proxy services are not allowed.

In addition, the registrant must be in compliance with all relevant Federal, New York State and New York City laws including the tax requirements for conducting business via the Internet.
Failure to comply with any of the above requirements may ultimately result in deletion of the domain name if event that proof of compliance is not provided.

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Does .nyc domain have a special use?
This extension is intended for residents, businesses, or entities with a bona fide presence in the city of New York.
Other information I need to know about .nyc?
The .NYC registry will perform spot checks to investigate complaints from interested third parties. If the registry determines a registrant has not met the .NYC Nexus Policy, the Registrant’s domain name(s) shall be locked (preventing the domain name from being updated or transferred). An email shall be sent to the Registrant requiring it to submit evidence that it is in fact compliant with the Nexus Policy. If registrant does not provide evidence, or evidence is insufficient the domain will be deleted.

Technical information for .nyc.

  • TLD .nyc
  • Type gTLD
  • Registration 31.49 USD
  • Renewal 38.99 USD
  • Transfer 31.49 USD / Transfer in your .nyc
  • Time to Register Instant
  • Registration Period 1 - 10 years
  • Renewal Grace Period 40 days
  • Redemption Period 30 days
  • Private Registration Not Available
  • DNSSEC Supported / Learn how to add DNSSEC
  • Trustee/Proxy Service No
  • Blocking Service Part of the GlobalBlock Service / Learn more
    Block Registrations on your trademark in .nyc and each of NIC NYC's
  • Individuals can register Yes
  • Businesses can register Yes
  • Registry NIC NYC
  • Information updated 2022-10-17

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