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.fr Domain Registration


The .FR domain extension is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for France. If you are looking to target your business or brand at the French market, the .FR extension is for you.



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Register your .fr domain

For individuals and companies, the requirement is to have your personal or company's address located in any member country of (or closely acceptable to) the European Union (EU). 

Accepted countries

One of the following is also required: Siren/Siret number, DUNS number, company registration number, business certificate number or other valid local identifiers specific to a country of the EU or territories listed. EU or international trademark specifically stating France is also accepted.

The Registrant and the administrative contact must be reachable and must provide a valid telephone number, address, and e-mail address. Supporting documentation may be required.

This can be purchased, if the requirements needed for registration cannot be met.

Any individual or business is eligible to register the .FR domain extension.

The minimum period for registering this domain is 1 year.

The domain registration time frame for .fr during general availability is instant.

It is required to have the domain name renewed before it expires. Once the domain expires, it will be in the Redemption Period for 0-30 days when the domain name would cost more to be renewed, At the end of the 30-day period, the domain name will be available to the general public for re-registration on “First come First serve basis”.

Domain Names must:

  • have a 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.fr); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.fr).

AFNIC is the registry authorized to operate the .FR domain.

The maximum period for registering this domain is 10 years.

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