Overview of TLDs (Domain Name Extensions)

Registration (Anchor: reg)

TLD Duration (Years) Money Back Grace Period (Days) 1 Country / Sponsor Specific Requirements Domain Name Length Name Servers Required for Zone Delegation 2 60 Day Transfer Lock IDN Support
.ASIA 1 - 10 4 CED Contact 3 to be based in DotAsia community 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BIZ 1 - 10 4 None 1 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.CC 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.CO 1 - 5 0 Registration of .ORG.CO, .EDU.CO, .MIL.CO, .GOV.CO domain names is restricted. 4 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.COM 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.IN 1 - 10 0 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.INFO 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.JOBS 1 - 10 4 Registration requests will be verified by the Registry, prior to domain name activation. 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.MOBI 1 - 10 4 Associated website should be WAP enabled 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.NAME 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.NET 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.ORG 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.TEL 1 - 10 4 None 2 - 63 Characters 5
.TV 1 - 10 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 1 - 13
.UK 1 - 10 0 None 6 - 64 Characters for .co.uk/.me.uk TLDs (including the TLD) 5

7 - 64 Characters for .org.uk TLD (including the TLD) 6

1 - 13
.US 1 - 10 4 Nexus Compliance 7 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
Famous Four 1- 10 years 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
ZACR 1- 10 years 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2- 13
Neustar Domains 1- 10 years 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13
.BHARAT 1- 10 years 4 None 3 - 63 Characters 2 - 13

Renewal (Anchor: ren)

TLD Duration (Years) 8 Auto Renewal 9 Renewal Grace Period (Days) Constraints / Notes
.ASIA 1 - 10 40 None
.BIZ 1 - 10 36 None
.CC 1 - 10 36 None
.CO 1 - 5 40 .EDU.CO, .MIL.CO, .GOV.CO domain names are automatically renewed for a period of 5 years post their Expiry.
.COM 1 - 10 36 None
.IN 1 - 10 30 None
.INFO 1 - 10 36 None
.JOBS 1 - 10 36 None
.MOBI 1 - 10 36 None
.NAME 1 - 10 40 None
.NET 1 - 10 36 None
.ORG 1 - 10 36 None
.TEL 1 - 10 40 None
.TV 1 - 10 36 None
.UK1 - 10 90 Domain name can be Renewed anytime before its Expiry, upto 90 days after its Expiry.
.US 1 - 10 36 None
Famous Four 1 - 10 36 None
ZACR 1 - 10 36 None
Neustar Domains 1 - 10 36 None
.BHARAT 1- 10 36 None

Transfer (Anchor: trf)

TLD Registration Term Extended By (Years) Domain Secret / Auth Code Length 10 Constraints / Comments 60 Day Transfer Lock
.ASIA 1 6 - 16 Characters None
.BIZ 16 - 16 Characters 1 and 2 character domain names can also be transferred in.
.CC 18 - 32 Characters None
.CO 1 6 - 16 Characters .ORG.CO, .EDU.CO, .MIL.CO, .GOV.CO domain names can not be transferred
.COM 1 8 - 32 Characters None
.IN 1 6 - 16 Characters None
.INFO 1 6 - 16 Characters None
.JOBS 1 8 - 32 Characters Change of Registrant during Transfer will necessitate re-verification.
.MOBI 1 6 - 16 Characters None
.NAME 1 1 - 32 Characters None
.NET1 8 - 32 Characters None
.ORG 1 6 - 16 CharactersNone
.TEL 1 1 - 16 Characters None
.TV 1 8 - 32 Characters None
.UK 0 None Transfer does not include one year Renewal.
.US 1 6 - 16 Characters None
Famous Four 1 8 - 32 Characters None
ZACR 1 8 - 32 Characters None
Neustar Domains 1 8 - 32 Characters None
.BHARAT 1 8 - 32 Characters None

Restoration / Redemption Grace Period (Anchor: res)

TLD Supported 11 Grace Period (Days)
.ASIA 30
.BIZ 30
.CC 30
.CO 15
.COM 30
.IN 30
.INFO 30
.JOBS 30
.MOBI 30
.NAME None
.NET 30
.ORG 30
.TEL 30
.TV 30
.UK None
.US 30
Famous Four 30
ZACR 30
Neustar Domains 30

Other Operations (Anchor: oth)

TLD Child Name Servers 12 Theft Protection / Locks 13 Suspension 14 Contact Details Modification 15 Move Operation 16 Privacy Protection 17
.ASIAUnlimited No Restriction
.BIZ Unlimited No Restriction
.CCUnlimited No Restriction
.CO Unlimited No Restriction

(only for .CO, .COM.CO, .NET.CO, .NOM.CO)

.COM Unlimited No Restriction
.IN Unlimited No Restriction
.INFO Unlimited No Restriction
.JOBS Unlimited Change of Registrant will necessitate re-verification.
.MOBI Unlimited No Restriction
.NAME Unlimited Registrant details can not be modified during the Add Grace Period.
.NET Unlimited No Restriction
.ORGUnlimited No Restriction
.TEL Not Supported When a .TEL domain name is registered, the system automatically creates an account for accessing the .TEL Hosting Control Panel and sends the login details to the Registrant Contact. If moving of your .TEL domain name involves change of the Registrant Contact, then you need to also update the email address associated with the .TEL Hosting Control Panel for this domain name. 18
.TV Unlimited No Restriction
.UK Unlimited Registrant Name/Company modification 19 is a billable action.
.US Unlimited No Restriction
Famous Four Unlimited No Restriction
Neustar Domains Unlimited No Restriction