.DE Domain Names

Create or transfer your .de from $15.00

.DE domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been DENIC accredited since January 2008
Price: see the .DE price list

Terms and conditions

Assigning: .DE domain names are reserved to physical and moral persons who reside in Germany, or who have an administrative contact with residence in Germany (other than a PO box). If you do not fulfil this requirement, Gandi can provide you with a proxy for free. Administrative and technical contacts must be a physical person
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
IDN: yes
Registration period: 1 year
Third-level domain: no
Whois privacy: yes, by the registry for anyone (only telephone and fax numbers and email address of the owner and the administrative contact)


Registration: during the registration of a .DE, the DNS (A, MX, and CNAME) of the domain name must be correctly configured so that it can pass the registry's zonecheck. 3 servers of 2 different C classes are required (you can use Gandi's DNS)
DNS change: to change your DNS for DNS Gandi, please contact our customer service (zonecheck required)
Renewal: before the expiration date
Disputes: https://www.denic.de/en/service/dispute/). If you do nothing your domain will be transferred for administration to DENICdirect Service
Registration period1 year max. Register a .de
Renewal period1 year max. Renew a .de
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
Restoration periodN/A Special procedure: please contact support.
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .de

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.

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Registration price/year 1 year $15.00
Renew price/year 1 year $15.00
Transfer 1 year $12.00
Owner change 1 to 10 years $7.50