Only companies and individuals located within the EU are allowed to register. EuropeID provide a Trustee Service for Hungarian domain names.
Registration charge: USD 0.00 Annual domain charge: USD175.00 Annual Local Presence/Trustee Service charge (if applicable): USD 0.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, at no additional cost.
Full regulations for .HU
Only available for companies and individuals located within the European Union. EuropeID can assist by acting as proxy registrant for clients without a representation within the EU.
FAQ for domain names in .HU and Hungary
Is local company in Hungary required?
Yes, a local company in Hungary is required in order to get a .HU domain name registered. Please notice that EuropeID makes it possible to register .HU domain names via our Local Presence/Proxy Service for Hungary without having the required local company.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Hungary?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in Hungary to register a .HU domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in Hungary?
Unfortunately, access to .HU domains is not facilitated with either a trademark application or registration in Hungary or anywhere else.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .HU IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .HU domains?
Some restrictions apply to the type of domain names available in Hungary. Please contact us beforehand if you are seeking to apply for a generic type .HU domain.
How long does it take to register a .HU domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 14 days to register a .HU domain in Hungary. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Hungarian domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .HU domain name can consist of?
Applications for .HU domain names with less than 2 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .HU domain name can consist of?
Applications for .HU domain names with more than 24 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Hungarian domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of Hungarian .HU 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 .HU domain.
Are there other TLDs related to Hungary available?
Yes, there are other Hungarian 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 Hungary below:
Please notice that the Proxy Service for Hungary is offered at no charge! If you have no local representation in Hungary, but wish to register a .HU domain name, simply select Local Presence/Proxy Service while placing your order.
If you choose to take advantage of our Local Presence/Proxy Service for Hungarian domains, EuropeID itself, our local branch office or a local representative designated by us will become the legal holders and administrative contacts of the pertinent .HU domains.
Acceptable types of .HU domain:
Domain names associated with your company name, products, services and trademarks can all be registered through our Proxy Service for .HU domain names. If you are seeking to register domains relating to gambling, erotic content, chat, advertising or similar name categories, such domain names must be pre-approved on an individual basis and may incur a higher service charge. Please contact us in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DNS choice for Hungary:
All the domain names within .HU may be hosted on your own name servers. If you do not specify anyname servers, we will provide DNS for your Hungarian domain names free of charge.
User Certificate for Hungarian Proxy domains:
Upon the registration of the .HU domain names, we will forward to you a User Certificate which describes your rights and the terms under which we are providing the Proxy Service for Hungary - including that you will be regarded the legitimate user of the domain names, with full authority to specify technical settings and to control the usage of the domain.
EuropeID will be providing the Local Presence/Proxy Service as is, and cannot guarantee against unforeseen interference or discontinuance of service. We cannot be held responsible for any losses sustained by our clients, whether directly or indirectly, even if we have been notified of the possibility of such losses or damages.
Register the Hungarian trademark!
There may always be risks involved with using a local presence or proxy service such as this. We strongly advise that our clients reinforce the legal standing of their .HU domain names, by registering matching trademarks in Hungary.
Warehousing of Hungarian .HU domain names with Proxy Service is not allowed!
It is expressly not permitted to use our Proxy Service for .HU domain names for the purpose of trading domain names. Certain generic type domain names can be considered as exceptions, in which case an agreement must be made in a written form between ourselves, prior to the registration of the domain name.
Spamming using your .HU domain names with Proxy Service is not permitted!
If you are planning to send out massive amounts of e-mails from your .HU domain with Proxy Service (over 50 recipients at once), you must notify us in advance and seek prior approval.
If you need more information concerning Proxy Service for Hungarian domain names, or wish to review a draft User Certificate, please get in touch with our support team.
How to transfer domain names to EuropeID?
List the domains you wish to have transferred to EuropeID into the box
Enter your name and email address
Press Send. A representative from EuropeID Support will contact you in order to process the domain transfer request
If you have Authorisation Codes ready, include these. If not, you can provide them later
If possible and relevant, please unlock the domains, so they are ready for transfer