What is the lifecycle of a domain?

What is the lifecycle of a domain?

What domain ending is best for me to register?

What domain ending is best for me to register?

There are four main .UK domain endings (also known as top-level domains) for you to choose from within the .UK...

What are the terms and conditions for registering a domain?

What are the terms and conditions for registering a domain?

Are all the hosting companies the same?

Are all the hosting companies the same?

How long can I have my domain name for?

How long can I have my domain name for?

The domain name I want is taken. What can I do?

The domain name I want is taken. What can I do?

How do I register a .UK domain?

How do I register a .UK domain?

The first step is making sure that your domain name is available. You can do so with our domain search...

Who do I buy my domain name from?

Who do I buy my domain name from?

What’s the benefit of a .UK ending domain?

What’s the benefit of a .UK ending domain?

Why should my business be online?

Why should my business be online?

Who is Nominet?

Who is Nominet?

Operating at the heart of the internet infrastructure.

What is a domain name?

What is a domain name?

A domain name is the name people use to find your website online.

Can I switch the registrar I have my domain registered with?

Can I switch the registrar I have my domain registered with?

Firstly, if you are thinking of switching your registrar, we recommend you contact your existing registrar as they should be...

What do I need to do if a domain is being transferred to me?

What do I need to do if a domain is being transferred to me?

I have received a data validation request; how do I update?

I have received a data validation request; how do I update?

If you have received an email from us or from your registrar (hosting company) to advise that we have not...

How do I cancel my domain name?

How do I cancel my domain name?

Is any of my personal information visible online?

Is any of my personal information visible online?

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

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

If your registrar does not renew your domain name with us before the expiry date, we’ll send an email to...

What is two-factor authentication (2FA)?

What is two-factor authentication (2FA)?

How do I transfer my domain to someone else?

How do I transfer my domain to someone else?

If you want to transfer your domain to someone else (changing the registrant name for a domain completely), you need...

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