No restrictions apply for registering a .DATING domain name. .DATING can be registered both by individuals and companies, a local administrative contact is not necessary.
FAQ for domain names in .DATING and People & Lifestyle
Is local company in People & Lifestyle required?
A local company is not required in order to register .DATING domain names.
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in People & Lifestyle?
A local administrative contact is not necessary for registration of .DATING domain names.
Are trademarks applicable in People & Lifestyle?
No trademark is necessary in order to register a .DATING domain name. Trademark owners who wish to protect their intellectual property during and after the launch of new generic TLDs should consider registering their trademark(s) with the Trademark Clearinghouse. The service comprises precautionary warning notices to would-be violators of your trademark, notification of violations as well as means of participation in early bird Sunrise registration ahead of other registrants. For more detailed information, please see Trademark Clearinghouse Managed Submission
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
IDN characters available in Spanish and French languages
The following characters are included in the IDN pattern offered:
Are generic domains available for .DATING domains?
There are no restrictions for generic domain names under .DATING. However, the .DATING authority has a short list of premium, reserved and prohibited names which are not available for registration at the moment.
Is the .DATING domain price guaranteed?
So long as the domain name is a normal .DATING, then the price will not change. However, the .DATING registry has a short list of Premium names at a higher price. Please see other FAQ item regarding Premium names.
What is a Premium .DATING name?
The .DATING 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 .DATING domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 0 days to register a .DATING domain in People & Lifestyle. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the People & Lifestyle domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .DATING domain name can consist of?
Applications for .DATING domain names with less than 1 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .DATING domain name can consist of?
Applications for .DATING domain names with more than 63 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one People & Lifestyle domain name?
It is allowed to register multiple .DATING names. 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 .DATING domains.
Are there other TLDs related to People & Lifestyle available?
Yes, there are other People & Lifestyle 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 People & Lifestyle below: