Domain .ie - national domain: Ireland

How to register a .ie internet domain?

  • Registration fee
    $40,99 / year
    Registration of .ie domains is restricted to physical persons and companies from Ireland and companies from outside Ireland, that regularly sell goods or services to Ireland. Documentation will be required.
  • Renewal fee
    $82,49 / year
  • Trade fee
    The domain owner change is payable and requires an assignment form, which we will prepare after receiving the owner change order. The domain owner change does not extend its validity.
  • Transfer fee
    renewal included
    The domain transfer requires the authinfo code. The domain transfer extends its validity by one year.
  • Reactivation fee
    Additional restore fee is due on the domain renewal date (40 days before expiration date). Restore is possible only within 30 days thereafter.
  • Minimum registration and renewal period
    1 year
  • Restrictions

Irish domain information

.ie domain (Ireland) registration is only available to entities outside of Ireland in accordance with the registration requirements of the .ie domain registry. By submitting an order for the .ie domain, you agree to accept these terms.

Registration for companies and organizations

Registration of .ie domains is possible for Irish and foreign companies/organizations. Each application is assessed by the .ie registry and may be rejected.

Each company outside Ireland must prove that it is selling goods or services on a regular basis to businesses or consumers in Ireland. You can do it by sending copies of your commercial invoices issued for a company in Ireland, commercial brochures, or bank or tax letters proving that you are trading with the business in Ireland. If you own a trademark that is consistent with the registered domain name, which is valid in Ireland (also a community trademark), such proof is not required.

After placing an order for registration of a .ie domain name you need to send us all the necessary documents in electronic form.

Registration for individuals

.ie domain registration for individuals is only available to Irish citizens and permanent residents. You need to provide proof of residence, an Irish passport, or a driving license. Individuals from countries other than Ireland cannot register .ie domains.

Not for resale basis

Please note that the .ie registry prohibits the resale of .ie domains unless it is related to the sale of the entire business. Attempts to offer .ie domain names for sale may result in the removal of the name by the registry.

Who should buy an .ie domain name?

.ie domain name is the national extension of ccTLD for the Republic of Ireland. register your .ie domains to join thousands of subscribers.

Information about the .ie domain registry

.ie - country code top-level domain name (ccTLD): Ireland

The available domain TLDs: .ie

Registry: University College Dublin


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