.pro Domain Name Information

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  • Registration On Sale 3.99 USD / normally 27.99 USD
  • Renewal 35.99 USD
  • Transfer 24.99 USD / Transfer in your .pro
  • 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
  • Blocking Service Part of DPML Blocking Service / Learn more Part of the GlobalBlock Service / Learn more
    Block Registrations on your trademark in .pro and each of Identity Digital's
  • Individuals can register Yes
  • Businesses can register Yes
  • Are Individual .pro domain registrations allowed? Yes
  • Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .pro? Yes
  • Are some .pro domain names restricted? Yes
    Violating rights of third parties, names and activities that are fraudulent, inappropriate, or unlawful are prohibited. See FAQs for complete restrictions.
  • Private Registration service available? Yes
  • .pro Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No
What is the registration term allowed for .pro domain names?
.pro domain names are available for 1-10 years.
How long does it take to register my .pro domain name?
The domain registration time frame for .pro during general availability is Instant.
What are the characters and valid character lengths for .pro domain names?
.pro Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 1 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.pro); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.pro).
What is DNSSEC, and is it available for .pro domain?
DNSSEC is available for .pro domain. Enabling DNSSEC will protect .pro 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 .pro?
Trustee Service is not available for .pro extension. Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
Can I transfer out my .pro domain if I'm using your Trustee Service?
Because Trustee Service is non-transferable, you must update your ownership according to .pro requirements before a transfer out can be started.
Can I hide my .pro registration information (Private Registration)?
Yes. You can activate Private Registration during the purchase of a new .pro domain.
What is the grace period for .pro domain name?
In accordance with ICANN, 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 domain name for an additional $150 USD.
Who is the registry that manages .pro domain names?
The registry that manages the registration of domain names with the .pro Top Level Domain is Identity Digital. You may visit them at https://identity.digital/.
  • Registry Identity Digital
  • .pro Registry logo
  • Accredited Yes
  • Sponsoring Organization
    Registry Services Corporation
    dba RegistryPro
    425 West Randolph
    8th Floor
    Chicago Illinois 60606
    United States
  • Administrative Contact
    Afilias TLD Administrator
    Afilias Limited
    2 La Touche House, IFSC
    Dublin 1
    Ireland
    Email: [email protected]
    Voice: +353 1 854 1100
    Fax: +353 1 791 8569
  • Technical Contact
    Afilias TLD Technical Administrator
    Afilias Limited
    2 La Touche House, IFSC
    Dublin 1
    Ireland
    Email: [email protected]
    Voice: +353 1 854 1100
    Fax: +353 1 791 8569
  • Sub Domains
  • Name Servers
    Host NameIP Address(es)
    b2.pro.afilias-nst.org 199.182.40.1
    2001:500:e1:0:0:0:0:1
    a0.pro.afilias-nst.info 199.182.0.1
    2001:500:c0:0:0:0:0:1
    d0.pro.afilias-nst.org 199.182.17.1
    2001:500:d1:0:0:0:0:1
    c0.pro.afilias-nst.info 199.182.16.1
    2001:500:d0:0:0:0:0:1
    b0.pro.afilias-nst.org 199.182.1.1
    2001:500:c1:0:0:0:0:1
    a2.pro.afilias-nst.info 199.182.32.1
    2001:500:e0:0:0:0:0:1