Domain Renewals

UK ending domains can be registered from 1 to 10 years. It’s important to renew your domain name if you’d like to continue using it. Find how-to guides and tools to help with domain renewals here.

How do I renew my domain name?

Learn who to contact regarding your domain renewal and find out the best places on where to access this information.

What happens if I don’t renew my domain by the expiry date?

A helpful outline of our domain name expiry lifecycle and what to do in the various stages.

Find more helpful guides on renewals. If you’re looking for your registrar details, use our lookup tool below and if you can’t get hold of your registrar, you can contact the Nominet team to help with this on +44 (0)330 236 9880.

Why is it important to make sure I renew my domain name?

Helpful information on renewing your domain, and what contact you may expect from your registrar.

How do I register a domain name that is due to expire?

If you’d like to register a domain which is approaching its expiry date, find information on the options available.

How do I cancel my domain name?

A step-by-step guide to cancelling a domain name you’re sure you no longer need within your Nominet Online Services account.

Use our domain lookup tool to find your registrar’s details.

Use the Nominet WHOIS lookup tool

Watch the lifecycle of a UK domain name in this video, which explains the domain name expiry process.


If not, you can contact our dedicated UK based support team for more information.
For renewal enquiries, send an email to or call us on
+44 (0)330 236 9880
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