.lv domains

register it for 12,95 €
Latvia

.LV domains pertain to Latvia. With less than two million habitants, Latvia has counts with more than 100,000 .lv registered domains.

.LV domains are managed by the Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science.

Rates and features

.lv

12,95 €

The administrative, technic and/or billing contact has to be an individual, not a company.

Registration period doesn't change

Action Price/year Periodes Dominitis
Registration 12,95 € 1 year(s) 2 dominitis
Renewal 12,95 € 1 year(s) 2 dominitis
Transfer 12,95 € 2 dominitis
Features
Domain length: 2 - 63 characters
Residency requirements / Membership: The administrative, technic and/or billing contact has to be an individual, not a company.
Transfer system: When the transfer ends, the expiration date doesn't change.

.com.lv

12,95 €

The administrative, technic and/or billing contact has to be an individual, not a company.

Registration period doesn't change

Action Price/year Periodes Dominitis
Registration 12,95 € 1 year(s) 2 dominitis
Renewal 12,95 € 1 year(s) 2 dominitis
Transfer 12,95 € 2 dominitis
Features
Domain length: 2 - 63 characters
Residency requirements / Membership: The administrative, technic and/or billing contact has to be an individual, not a company.
Transfer system: When the transfer ends, the expiration date doesn't change.

.lv domain life cycle

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

Permitted characters / IDN

.lv 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.
IDN characters are permitted in .lv domains.

Permitted IDN character table for .lv domains

An Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) is a domain name that can contain non ASCII characters.

  • Hyphen (-)
  • Digits (0-9)
  • Characters (a-z)
Character Unicode HTML Code HTML Number Unicode Table
LATIN SMALL LETTER A WITH MACRON
ā U+0101 ā Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CARON
č U+010D č Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER E WITH MACRON
ē U+0113 ē Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER G WITH CEDILLA
ģ U+0123 ģ Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH MACRON
ī U+012B ī Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER K WITH CEDILLA
ķ U+0137 ķ Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CEDILLA
ļ U+013C ļ Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CEDILLA
ņ U+0146 ņ Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH MACRON
ō U+014D ō Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER R WITH CEDILLA
ŗ U+0157 ŗ Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER S WITH CARON
š U+0161 š š Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH MACRON
ū U+016B ū Latin Extended-A
LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH CARON
ž U+017E ž Latin Extended-A

IDN domains don't permit to mix different Scripts or character sets (for example, Latin, Greek or Cyrillic).
But it's possible to use different character tables for a same script.
- The Latin Script permits the use of characters of Latin-1 supplement, Latin Extended-A, Latin Extended-B, etc.. tables.
- The Greek Script permits to combine characters of the Greek, Greek Extended, etc.. tables, doesn't permit combine them with the normal latin characters (a-z), but permits the use of numbers or hyphens.
- Other script types have their own corresponding tables.


Residency requirements

The administrative, technic and/or billing contact has to be an individual, not a company.


Technical requirements

.LV domains require the DNS to be active on different subnets and to be authoritative for the domain at the time of registration. You can check if they pass these minimum requirements using our Zone Check tool.


Registrations

.lv domain registrations are immediate.


Transfers

To complete .LV 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 .LV domain transfers

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


Renewals

You can renew your .LV domain at any moment.


Cancellations

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


DNSSEC

We allow the usage of DNSSEC on .lv 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

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



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