Assigning: open to anyone Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place) IDN (accented domain names): no (not managed by Gandi) Registration period: from 1 to 10 years Subdomains: no (not managed by Gandi)
Renewal: up to 1 day before the expiration date. After that, the domain name is deleted, and becomes immediately available for new registration. Disputes: Policy, Rules, Instructions Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface. An auth code is required, you get it at the current registrar, or if relevant on the Registry's website. Please ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by e-mail) and does not change the expiration date. Change of Ownership: available on our interface. Deletion process: see this table: The domain is deleted the day before expiration. No late renewal is possible, no Redemption period, no restore: the domain becomes immediately available for new registration.
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.