DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, at no additional cost.
.ZA.COM is a privately owned registry.
Full regulations for .ZA.COM
The domain extention is a practical-use subdomain under .com, and is property of CentralNIC. EuropeID is unable to independently guarantee continued service of the domain name.
FAQ for domain names in .ZA.COM and South Africa
Is local company in South Africa required?
No, it is not necessary to have a local company in South Africa in order to get a .ZA.COM domain name registered.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in South Africa?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in South Africa to register a .ZA.COM domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in South Africa?
Unfortunately, access to .ZA.COM domains is not facilitated with either a trademark application or registration in South Africa or anywhere else.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .ZA.COM IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .ZA.COM domains?
Some restrictions apply to the type of domain names available in South Africa. Please contact us beforehand if you are seeking to apply for a generic type .ZA.COM domain.
How long does it take to register a .ZA.COM domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 1 day to register a .ZA.COM domain in South Africa. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the South African domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .ZA.COM domain name can consist of?
Applications for .ZA.COM domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .ZA.COM domain name can consist of?
Applications for .ZA.COM domain names with more than 63 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one South African domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of South African .ZA.COM domain names.
Are there other TLDs related to South Africa available?
Yes, there are other South African domain extensions available at EuropeID. Some of them might not have the local presence requirement and may be unrestricted. Please check the available domains for South Africa below:
Comprehensive disclaimer for .ZA.COM domain registration:
.ZA.COM is a privately owned registry. The registry operator is a credible provider, and EuropeID is confident of its ability to provide continued service. However, we are unable to issue any kind of guarantee as to the stability, dependability or continued maintenance of the .ZA.COM TLD or registry. EuropeID can in no way or form be held accountable for the current or future actions of this private registry. The operation of the .ZA.COM domain registry service is not approved or sanctioned by the official South African domain authority.
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