.cx domains

register it for 75,95 €
Christmas Island

.CX domains pertain to Christmas Island, this extension was created in year 1997. It's used mostly by companies or private persons that don't pertain to Christmas Island.

.CX domains are managed by CIIA (Christmas Island Internet Administration).

Rates and features


75,95 €

There are no restrictions for such domains.

Transfer not supported

Action Price/year Periodes Dominitis
Registration 75,95 € 1,2,3,4,5 year(s) 2 dominitis
Renewal 49,95 € 1,2,3,4,5 year(s) 2 dominitis
Transfer - -
Domain length: 2 - 63 characters
Transfer system: Transfer process isn't supported by the system.

.cx domain life cycle

3 days 28 days
Domain registration
Expiration date
Deletion date
Domain available Domain active Renew grace period Redemption period Domain available

Renew Grace Period
Redemption Period

Permitted characters

.cx 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.


.cx domain registrations are immediate.


To be able to complete .CX domain transfers you'll need your current registrar to give you the domain's AuthCode or EPP-Key, with it you'll be able to verify your domain's ownership.

Transfers can take between 5 and 7 days to complete. Some registrars allow to accept transfers manually, contact your current registrar and find out if they offer this service, in this case the transfer will complete the same day.

When the transfer ends, the expiration date doesn't change.


Renewing your .CX domain only takes a minute and can completed at any time.


It's possible to request a cancellation of your .CX 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.


We allow the usage of DNSSEC on .cx 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

.CX domains permit automatic owner changes, you'll be able to change this data from your client area.

Official documentation

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

  • .CX don't have extra documentation.