What is a .zuerich domain?
The Canton of Zurich is one of the largest of the 26 Swiss cantons and the strongest economic region in Switzerland. More than 116,000 companies form a dynamic mix of large corporations, SMEs, and start-ups. Renowned research institutes, educational institutions, think tanks, and creative networks characterize the region. Cities, municipalities, the cantonal administration, and a multitude of other public organizations provide reliable services to the population and the economy.
The .ZUERICH top-level domain serves the clear and unmistakable positioning of the business location Canton Zurich. Companies and public organizations active in the canton can use the .ZUERICH domain and benefit from the Zurich brand.
How do I buy a .zuerich domain?
To purchase your .zuerich 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 domain is not available, then either modify your phrase, or inquire about purchasing the name outright through 101domain's Domain Concierge Service.
, the registry authorized to operate the .zuerich domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .zuerich domains.
- 101domain is .zuerich Accredited
- 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 Zuerich, Switzerland registration process.
- Our business was built on providing simple and timely domain registration services, and superior support once you have your name.
How do I start a .zuerich website?
Once you have registered your .zuerich domain name, if you want to utilize it as a website or email address, you will need to associate it with a cloud-based hosting service like Easy Website Builder, a server-based hosting service like Web Hosting, or an email and collaboration service like Google Workspace.
A website can be built either through a browser-based builder, an installed content management system like WordPress or Drupal, or done professionally by a web designer/developer. Additionally, it is recommended securing your website with SSL, and enhancing your website's speed using Secure Web Accelerator.
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How do I transfer a .zuerich domain?
Transferring your .zuerich domain name is a fast and easy process. To get started, you'll need an Authorization Code from the registrar that currently has the domain registered. Once you have that, get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below or visit our Transfers Page, enter your domain name to transfer in, provide the Authorization Code, and our system will process the transfer.
Every .zuerich 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. If you are not provided an Authorization Code or having problems locating it, contact our Domain Specialists to help you navigate the process.
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FAQs for .zuerich
.zuerich domain names are available for 1-10 years.
The domain registration time frame for .zuerich during general availability is 1 Week.
.zuerich 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.zuerich); and
- not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.zuerich).
DNSSEC is available for .zuerich domain. Enabling DNSSEC will protect .zuerich 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.
Trustee Service is not available for .zuerich extension. Trustee Service can help satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.
Your .zuerich domain name can be hosted on any hosting platform, whether a cloud-based website builder service like 101domain.com's Easy Website Builder or server hosting platform like 101domain.com Web Hosting using Plesk.
No. At present the .zuerich 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 $350 to renew your .zuerich 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: Canton of Zurich Department for Economic Affairs Office for Economy and Labour.
Domain Requirements for .zuerich
The only entities eligible to register domain names within the .zuerich TLD are those that comply with the following requirements, in addition to the other requirements of this Policy: Registrants must be either:
- a Zurich Public Authority (including the Canton and City of Zurich and related entities), or
- a legal entity in possession of a commercial registration number with a registration in the Commercial Register of the Canton of Zurich
- Registrants must provide a valid physical address within the Canton of Zurich
- Registrants must provide a valid telephone number and reference person.
In accordance with ICANN schedule of reserved names the following are restricted: “EXAMPLE” shall be reserved at the second level and at all other levels within the TLD at which Registry Operator makes registrations.
Two-character labels: All two-character labels shall be initially reserved. The reservation of a two character label string may be released to the extent that Registry Operator reaches agreement with the government and country-code manager. The Registry Operator may also propose release of these reservations based on its implementation of measures to avoid confusion with the corresponding country codes.
Tagged Domain Names: Labels may only include hyphens in the third and fourth position if they represent valid internationalized domain names in their ASCII encoding (for example "xn--ndk061n").
Second-Level Reservations for Registry Operations: The following names are reserved for use in connection with the operation of the registry for the TLD. Registry Operator may use them, but upon conclusion of Registry Operator's designation as operator of the registry for the TLD they shall be transferred as specified by ICANN: NIC, WWW, IRIS and WHOIS.
Country and Territory Names: The country and territory names contained in the following internationally recognized lists shall be initially reserved at the second level and at all other levels within the TLD at which the Registry Operator provides for registrations.
Top Level Reserved Names: AFRINIC, IANA-SERVERS, NRO, ALAC, ICANN, RFC-EDITOR, APNIC, IESG, RIPE, ARIN, IETF, ROOT-SERVERS, ASO, INTERNIC, RSSAC, CCNSO, INVALID, SSAC, EXAMPLE, IRTF, TEST, GAC, ISTF, TLD, GNSO, LACNIC, WHOIS, GTLD-SERVERS, LOCAL, WWW, IAB, LOCALHOST, IANA, NIC, All International Olympic Committee names, All International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement names.
How do I renew a .zuerich domain?
Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below or visit our Renewals Page, and enter your domain name to renew, or log into your Account Manager, select your ext domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out.
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 Auto-Renew enabled.
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