.cf domains

register it for 19,95 €
Central African Republic

The registration of .CF domains (Central African Republic) is completely open, this means that they don't have residency requirements, so it's possible to register them independently of the country of residence.

The extension is managed by SOCATEL (Central African Society of Telecommunications) since year 1996 and has been opened to the general public in July 2013.

Rates and features


19,95 €

There are no restrictions for such domains.

Transfer not supported

Action Price/year Periodes Dominitis
Registration 19,95 € 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 year(s) 2 dominitis
Renewal 19,95 € 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 year(s) 2 dominitis
Transfer - -
Restore 110,00 € Does not include renewal -
Domain length: 4 - 63 characters
Transfer system: Transfer process isn't supported by the system.

.cf domain life cycle

Domain registration
Expiration/Deletion date
Domain available Domain active Domain available

Permitted characters

.cf 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.

Residency requirements

This extension doesn't have any residency requirements.

Technical requirements

This extension doesn't have any technical requirements.


.cf domain registrations are immediate.


To complete .CF 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.

More information about .CF domain transfers

Transfer process isn't supported by the system..


You can renew your .CF domain at any moment, this process can take between 20 and 30 minutes to complete. .CF domains must be renewed at least 2 days prior expiration day, if the domain is not renewed in this time, the domain will be deleted and only a recovery is possible, witch involves a higher price.


It's possible to request a cancellation of your .CF 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 modifications

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.

Domain owner change

Unfortunately it's not possible to make ownership changes in this type of domain names.

Official documentation

In this section you will find links to official documentation of the extension.

  • .CF don't have extra documentation.