Domain .de - national domain: Germany

How to register a .de internet domain?

  • Registration fee
    $7,99 / year
    We will provide required administrative contact in Germany in order to allow domain registration and management
  • Renewal fee
    $16,49 / year
  • Trade fee
    free of charge
    The owner change is free of charge, it does not extend its validity.
  • Transfer fee
    renewal included
    The .de domain transfer requires the authinfo code which you have to receive from the current domain registrar. Transferring a domain sets the validity of the domain as for a new domain registration.
  • Reactivation fee
    Additional restore fee is due on the domain renewal date (4 days before expiration date). Restore is possible only within 30 days thereafter.
  • Minimum registration and renewal period
    1 year
  • Restrictions

German domain information

.de domain (Germany) is the most popular national domains in Europe. Germany is one of the European economic leaders and constitutes a very attractive market for European companies. We invite you to register .de domain names.

Registration of a .de domain involves accepting the DENIC domain registration rules.

Administrative contact for .de domains

To the registration of .de domains, it is required to have an administrative contact located physically in Germany. The subscriber may be a person/entity from another country. The price of a domain registration includes a trustee service, enabling legal registration of .de domains for individuals and companies from abroad and around the world. The ordering party remains the subscriber of the domain, and our German partner is the administrative contact. The service is activated automatically with each domain registration for a person or entity outside Germany.

By using the trustee service, you accept the terms of the trustee service.
If you want to transfer the domain to another registrar while using the trustee service, you have to provide (by reporting to our customer service) the details of the new administrative contact that meets the requirements of the registry.

Who should register a .de domain name?

The .de domain is the second most popular domestic domain in terms of registration, right after China. DENIC declares on its website over 16 million registered domains, of which 1.2 million are maintained by subscribers from outside Germany. Join thousands of subscribers and register your own .de domain name.

Information about the .de domain registry

.de - country code top-level domain name (ccTLD): Germany

The available domain TLDs: .de

Registry: DENIC eG


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