.TM.FR regulations synopsis:
Available for registration of trademarks valid in France. EU trademarks are accepted.
The administrative contact must reside in France. Web Solutions will provide this service free of charge if required.
Annual domain charge: EUR 160.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, at no additional cost.
Available for registration of trademarks recognised in France. EU trademarks are accepted.
The administrative contact needs to reside in France. EuropeID will supply this service at no additional cost, if required.
FAQ for domain names in .TM.FR and France
Is local company in France required?
No, it is not necessary to have a local company in France in order to get a .TM.FR domain name registered.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in France?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in France to register a .TM.FR domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in France?
If you are a holder of a registered trademark in France, this may be helpful in certain registrations. Please contact us for further details.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .TM.FR IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .TM.FR domains?
Some restrictions apply to the type of domain names available in France. Please contact us beforehand if you are seeking to apply for a generic type .TM.FR domain.
How long does it take to register a .TM.FR domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 1 day to register a .TM.FR domain in France. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the French domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .TM.FR domain name can consist of?
Applications for .TM.FR domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .TM.FR domain name can consist of?
Applications for .TM.FR domain names with more than 63 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one French domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of French .TM.FR domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS in advance?
If you choose to use your own DNS, all specified name servers must be operational and respond authoritatively for the .TM.FR domain.
Are there other TLDs related to France available?
Yes, there are other French 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 France below: