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.name Domains

Registrations, Renewals and Transfers.

Domain Registration


.NAME Means a Personalized Domain

Securing a .name domain gives you a unique online address so you can create a personalized presence on the Web that reinforces and enhances the power of your identity.


Why Choose a .NAME Domain?


.NAME Domain Registration Links


Registry: VeriSign
TLD Type: Generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD)

Open Registration: Yes
WHOIS Server: whois.nic.name
WHOIS Updates: 6 hours
Dispute Policy: ICANN
Registrant Education: ICANN Domain Registrant Education
Benefits and Responsibilities: ICANN Registrant Benefits and Responsibilities

View pricing for .NAME domain registration

Important dates related to .NAME domain names. Please keep in mind that these schedules and periods are exact.


Registration Periods: 1Y,2Y,3Y,4Y,5Y,6Y,7Y,8Y,9Y,10Y
Add Grace Period: 0
Accounting Period: 0
Finalization Period: 44 days
Failure Period: 44 days
Payment Period: -61 days
Deletion Restorable Period: 30 days
Deletion Hold Period: 5 days
Explicit Renewals: Yes
Renewal Periods: 1Y,2Y,3Y,4Y,5Y,6Y,7Y,8Y,9Y

Transfering in your .NAME domain to DOMAINScanada.ca is easy. Simply enter in the domain name in the search box above and select the transfer button on the results page.

Registry Transfer Details:

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Transfer Periods: 1 year
Transfer Authcode required: Yes
Transfer Real Time: No
Transfer Pending Period: 5 days
Transfer Lock: Yes
Transfer Confirmation: ICANN-FOA-REQUEST

Is there any restrictions using .NAME domains?

There are no restrictions. The intended use is for individuals to represent their personal names, nicknames, screen names, pseudonyms, or other types of identification labels.

For more information, please refer to our domain name FAQ


Additional .NAME Registration Support

If you need any assistance or have questions regarding a .NAME domain registration, try searching our knowledgebase for .NAME domain related topics, create a support ticket from within your account, or contact us by phone.


DOMAINScanada.ca is your source for quick and easy .NAME Domain Registration. We are Canada's leader for .NAME domains.