FAQ for domain names in .SEX and Adult
Is local company in Adult required?
No, it is not necessary to have a local company in Adult in order to get a .SEX domain name registered.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Adult?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in Adult to register a .SEX domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in Adult?
Unfortunately, access to .SEX domains is not facilitated with either a trademark application or registration in Adult or anywhere else.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .SEX IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .SEX domains?
No restrictions, but generally the Adult domain authority might have a list of blocked/reserved names (i.e., geographic, political and other names) which cannot be registered.
Is the .SEX domain price guaranteed?
So long as the domain name is a normal .SEX, then the price will not change. However, the .SEX registry has a short list of Premium names at a higher price. Please see other FAQ item regarding Premium names.
What is a Premium .SEX name?
The .SEX registry has a short list of Premium names registered at a substantially higher annual fee level. These are typically short and well known dictionary words, well known company names, 1-2-3 letter words and numbers etc.. At the moment we are not able to live-check for such Premium classification. We therefore ask you to either contact us beforehand at Contact us
, or file the application, whereafter we will check for its status before continuing. Should the domain prove to have a higher price level, we will inform you whereafter you can either go ahead with the new price level or cancel your application at no cost.
How long does it take to register a .SEX domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 1 day to register a .SEX domain in Adult. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Adult domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .SEX domain name can consist of?
Applications for .SEX domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .SEX domain name can consist of?
Applications for .SEX domain names with more than 63 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Adult domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of Adult .SEX domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS in advance?
You do not have to configure your Domain Name Server ahead of time for .SEX domains.