.BM regulations synopsis:
Applicant must be located on Bermuda.
Annual domain charge: EUR 218.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, at no additional cost.
FAQ for domain names in .BM and Bermuda
Is local company in Bermuda required?
(a) A Corporation, entity or organisation that is
incorporated in Bermuda
(b) A Registered Charity which includes an
unincorporated organization, association, or club
registered under the Charities Act;
Is it necessary to have a local administrative contact in Bermuda?
No, it is not necessary to have a local administrative contact in Bermuda to register a .BM domain name.
Are trademarks applicable in Bermuda?
Unfortunately, access to .BM domains is not facilitated with either a trademark application or registration in Bermuda or anywhere else.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) offered?
Registration of .BM IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters is not possible.
Are generic domains available for .BM domains?
Some restrictions apply to the type of domain names available in Bermuda. Please contact us beforehand if you are seeking to apply for a generic type .BM domain.
How long does it take to register a .BM domain name?
Usually, it does not take longer than 21 days to register a .BM domain in Bermuda. We will submit the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot offer guarantees as we have no impact on the speed of the Bermuda domain authority once the domain application has been submitted.
What is the minimum number of characters a .BM domain name can consist of?
Applications for .BM domain names with less than 3 characters cannot be accepted.
What is the maximum number of characters a .BM domain name can consist of?
Applications for .BM domain names with more than 50 characters cannot be accepted.
Is it possible to register more than one Bermuda domain name?
It is possible for one applicant to register an unlimited number of Bermuda .BM domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS in advance?
Domain name applicants should provide at least two Name Servers for
translating names to addresses for hosts within the Domain. You may provide up to five (5) additional Name Servers that will be
authoritative for this Domain Name.
The Name Servers should be situated in physically separate locations on a different
network, if possible. The Name Servers should be operational and respond to Domain
Name System (DNS) queries BEFORE this application is submitted.
Are there other TLDs related to Bermuda available?
Yes, there are other Bermuda 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 Bermuda below: