The perfect domain for nautical enthusiasts is now here, with an extension aimed at both individuals and companies in the nautical sector. The .boats domains will allow you to identify yourself with a simple & easy to remember domain name, in the great sea that is the Internet.
Some .boats domains are premium names with a higher initial registration fee over a standard registration with all subsequent renewals and transfers at a standard rate. All search results will automatically reflect premium names fees.
Rates and features
|Registration||15,95 €||1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 year(s)||2 dominitis|
|Renewal||15,95 €||1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 year(s)||2 dominitis|
|Transfer||15,95 €||1 year(s)||2 dominitis|
|Restore||70,00 €||Does not include renewal||-|
|Domain length:||1 - 63 characters|
|Transfer system:||The domains, once the transfer ends, extend they expiration date for one year|
Extension rules .boats
.boats domain life cycle
.boats domains permit characters from 'a' to 'z', numbers from '0' to '9' and hyphens '-'.
A hyphen '-' is not permitted in the first or last position of the domain name.
Two consecutive hyphens are not permitted in the 3rd and 4th position.
This extension doesn't have any residency requirements.
This extension doesn't have any technical requirements.
Registrations are manually verified by the Registry, the registration may take up to 5-7 days to be completed, till then the domain won't resolve.
To complete .BOATS domain transfer, you'll need your current registrar to provide you the domain's AuthCode or EPP-Key to verify the ownership of the domain.
Transfers can take between 5 and 7 days to complete. Some registrars provide manual transfers allowing transfers to be completed on the same day, contact your current registrar to find out if they offer this service.
The domains, once the transfer ends, extend they expiration date for one year
Renewing your .BOATS domain only takes a minute and can completed at any time.
It's possible to request a cancellation of your .BOATS domain, visit the support center to open a support ticket. Please note, cancelling a name does not provide a refund of any registration fees.
DNS modification is immediate, please note they must propagate through the network, this process can take up to 6-12 hours to complete, until then the domain will still point to the previous DNS servers.
We allow the usage of DNSSEC on .boats domains. Your domain can take advantage of this additional security layer that DNS servers that are compatible with this technology can provide.
More information is available at: What is DNSSEC and how does it work
Domain owner change
.BOATS domains permit automatic owner changes, you'll be able to change this data from your client area.
In this section you will find links to official documentation of the extension.
- .BOATS don't have extra documentation.
This extension supports:
- IDN Characters
- DNS Modification
- Special DNS requirements
- Whois Privacy
- Transfer lock
Category: New domains
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