Assigning: .EU domain names are open to: - individuals residing within the European Union, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein, - business having its registered office, central administration or principal place of business within the European Union, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein, - organizations established within the European Union. Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein. Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place) IDN (accented domain names): yes, Latin and Greek characters Registration period: 1 to 10 years Third-level domain: no Whois privacy: yes, by the registry for natural persons (except email address)
Renewal: before the expiration date Disputes: ADR Transfer (change of Registrar): the request is launched from the website of the domain's new Registrar. Be sure that you have the domain's auth code (valid 40 days), and that the domain does not expire soon. The transfer must be confirmed by email and the registration period is extended by one year. Trade (changing the owner and the Registrar at the same time) takes place via the same procedure as transfer (the current owner must provide the authorization code obtained to the new owner who will submit it to the new Registrar) Change of owner: available on our interface, the current procedure consists of sending a confirmation e-mail to the new and current owners of the domain name. The expiration date remains unchanged. Deletion process: quarantine of 40 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.