Register Your Desired Domain Name

.NAME DOMAIN

The .name domain extension is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) and is intended to be used for the representation of personal names, nicknames, screen names, pseudonyms, or other types of identification labels. You can have an example like jennifer.name or bosun.name etc.

Duration

Price

Registration (1 Year)

$11.16

Registration (2 Years)

$22.32

Registration (3 Years)

$33.48

Registration (4 Years)

$44.64

Registration (5 Years)

$53.01

Transfer

$11.16

Register your .name domain

There is no document required to register the .name domain extension.

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

No, Trustee service needed for this extension.

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

ID Protection is a service that hides your private information  (name, address, email, etc.) from being displayed publicly in a global database on WHOIS and reduce spam from scammers

Any individual or company is eligible to register the .NAME domain extension.

The minimum period it can be registered for is 1 Year.

The .NAME domain is registered immediately.

Once the domain expires, it will be in Renewal Grace Period for 40 days when the domain name can only be renewed but not transferred to another registrar at no additional fee. This is followed by a 30-day Redemption Period (also known as Pending Delete Restorable) when all services associated with the domain name (eg. DNS, website, emails) will automatically not be available but the domain can still be renewed at an additional fee of N 30,000. At the end of the Redemption Period, it enters into a 5-day Pending Delete period and the domain name can no longer be renewed or recovered. After this period, the domain will be available to the general public for re-registration on “First come First serve basis”.

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

The registry that manages the .NAME extension is Verisign

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

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