FAQ for domain names in .KZ and Kazakhstan
Is local company in Kazakhstan required?
No, it is not necessary to have a local company in Kazakhstan in order to get a .KZ domain name registered.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Kazakhstan?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in Kazakhstan to register a .KZ domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in Kazakhstan?
Unfortunately, access to .KZ domains is not facilitated with either a trademark application or registration in Kazakhstan or anywhere else.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .KZ IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .KZ domains?
Some restrictions apply to the type of domain names available in Kazakhstan. Please contact us beforehand if you are seeking to apply for a generic type .KZ domain.
How long does it take to register a .KZ domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 7 days to register a .KZ domain in Kazakhstan. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Kazakh domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .KZ domain name can consist of?
Applications for .KZ domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .KZ domain name can consist of?
Applications for .KZ domain names with more than 63 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Kazakh domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of Kazakh .KZ domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS in advance?
It is required to have the domain name hosted on local DNS servers. It is possible to add and create records and we are also able to make a redirect on the domain to any existing site. This service is currently free of charge.
Are there other TLDs related to Kazakhstan available?
Yes, there are other Kazakh 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 Kazakhstan below: