.DEV regulations synopsis:
.DEV can be registered both by individuals and companies, a local administrative contact is not required. HTTPS is required for all .app websites.
Registration charge: EUR 0.00
Annual domain charge: EUR 45.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is provided at no additional cost.
There are no restrictions for registering a .DEV domain name. .DEV can be registered both by individuals and companies, a local administrative contact is not required. HTTPS is required for all .DEV websites. .DEV domain names that do not have an SSL certificate configured may still be used for other services like e-mail and non-browser based uses such as defensive registrations.
FAQ for domain names in .DEV and Computer & Tech
Is local company in Computer & Tech required?
A local company is not required for registration of .DEV domains.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Computer & Tech?
A local administrative contact is not required for registration of .DEV domains.
Are trademarks applicable in Computer & Tech?
No trademark is required in order to register a .DEV domain. Trademark holders who wish to protect their intellectual property during and after the launch of new gTLDs should consider registering their trademark(s) with the Trademark Clearinghouse. The service includes preventive warning notices to would-be violators of your trademark, notification of violations as well as access to early bird Sunrise registration ahead of other registrants. For more information please see Trademark Clearinghouse Managed Submission
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
You can register .DEV domain names with non-ASCII characters in Computer & Tech.
No IDN pattern is currently available.
Are generic domains available for .DEV domains?
There are no limitations for generic domain names with .DEV. However, the .DEV registry has a short list of premium, reserved and banned names which can not be registered at the moment.
Is the .DEV domain price guaranteed?
So long as the domain name is a normal .DEV, then the price will not change. However, the .DEV registry has a short list of Premium names at a higher price. Please see other FAQ item regarding Premium names.
What is a Premium .DEV name?
The .DEV 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 .DEV domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 0 days to register a .DEV domain in Computer & Tech. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Computer & Tech domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .DEV domain name can consist of?
Applications for .DEV domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .DEV domain name can consist of?
Applications for .DEV domain names with more than 63 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Computer & Tech domain name?
Registration of multiple .DEV names is allowed. There are no limitations.
Do I have to configure my DNS in advance?
You do not have to configure your Domain Name Server ahead of time for .DEV domains.
Are there other TLDs related to Computer & Tech available?
Yes, there are other Computer & Tech 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 Computer & Tech below: