Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited .AFRICA since March 2017 Price: see the .AFRICA price list
Terms and Conditions
Assigning: .AFRICA domains are open to everyone Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and third and fourth place) IDN (accented domain names): no Registration period: 1 year (1 to 9 years for renewals) Third-level domains: no Private domain registration: yes, with Gandi's option Whois privacy
Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 10 days following the expiration date Disputes: URS Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, is older than 60 days and has not been transferred in the last 60 days. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by email) and renews the domain name for one year Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. The expiration date is unchanged Deletion process: quarantine of 20 days, see this table
Gandi provides you with special rates depending on the total volume of purchases that you have made with us over the past 12 months. For example:
If you manage 40 domains or less (at $15 USD each), our A rates apply, and include Gandi's full range of services
For resellers or key clients with over 40 domains, B through E rates are available, depending on the volume of your purchase. These rates may save you up to 50% off our normal rates (example: $8.80 per year for a .com at E rates).
If you have more questions about our rates and billing options, please check our documentation.