.cd Domain Registration


The .CD domain extension is a unique identity and country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the internet. It is great for businesses and individuals interested in expanding their brand or service in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Whether an indigene or a foreigner, a .CD domain registration will give your website the local presence and credibility it needs to succeed and easily reach your target market/audience in the Democratic Republic of the Congo by helping your SEO ranking on search engines for words in the region.



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Register your .cd domain

No. There are no documents or additional information required to register this domain extension.

No, trustee service is not available for this extension.

Trustee Service is a service that helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.

No. ID Protection is not allowed for this domain name extension.

Yes. There are some domain names restricted for the registration of .CD

Violating rights of third parties, names and activities that are indecent, offensive and against international, federal and local laws are prohibited.

Any individual, business or legal entity is eligible to register the .CD domain extension.

The minimum domain period to register the .CD domain name extension is 1 year.

For .CD, the domains take about 1 week to get registered.

Currently, there is no grace period for late renewal of the .CD domain

Domain names must:

  • Minimum of 4 and 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.xy- -db.cd); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.xy db.cd)
Congolese Network Information Centre (CNIC)

The maximum domain period to register the .CD domain name extension is 5 years.

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