.ECO domains have been created with the purpose of helping organizations, companies and people committed to improving the planet to become known, it's an extension created by a community that is passionate about the environment and it's protection.
Unlike other top-level domains, .eco will ONLY be available to organizations, businesses and people committed to positive change for the planet. Every .eco domain applicant must pass a validation check before being granted their domain name of choice. With this validation process in place, .eco is a trusted, verified symbol for you and others working on environmental issues.
Validation is done once the domain registration is completed, you will be able to complete this validation using the link you'll receive per e-mail once the domain registration has been done, where you will need to complete a set of forms.
Some .eco 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||58,95 €||1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 year(s)||2 dominitis|
|Renewal||58,95 €||1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 year(s)||2 dominitis|
|Transfer||58,95 €||1 year(s)||2 dominitis|
|Restore||80,00 €||Does not include renewal||-|
|Domain length:||1 - 63 characters|
|Residency requirements / Membership:||Each .eco domain name must pass a validation before the chosen domain name is assigned.|
|Transfer system:||The domains, once the transfer ends, extend they expiration date for one year|
Extension rules .eco
.eco domain life cycle
.eco 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.
Each .eco domain name must pass a validation before the chosen domain name is assigned.
This extension doesn't have any technical requirements.
.eco domain registrations are immediate. Every .eco domain applicant must pass a validation check before being granted their domain name of choice.
To complete .ECO 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 .ECO domain only takes a minute and can completed at any time.
It's possible to request a cancellation of your .ECO 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 .eco 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
.ECO 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.
- .ECO don't have extra documentation.
This extension supports:
- IDN Characters
- DNS Modification
- Special DNS requirements
- Whois Privacy
- Transfer lock
Category: New domains