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.GENT Domain Names

Create or transfer your .gent from $35.87
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  • Description

    .GENT is a geographical extension which aim is to promote the city of Gent located in Belgium.

.GENT domains at

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by Dot Gent Registry since August, 2014
Price: see the .GENT price list
Corresponding Gandi contract:

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .GENT domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and the third and fourth place)
IDN (accented domain names): no
Registration period: 1 year during Sunrise, Limited Registration Period and Landrush from 1 to 10 years during Sunrise
Third-level domains: no
Private domain registration: no


(Registration: )
During the Limited Registration Period, only the following applicants can apply for a domain name : -the citizen of the city of Ghent
-the companies of the city of Ghent and non profit organizations
-the local public services of the city of Ghent
Relevant documentations must be drawn up to the GENT Clearinghouse. After having submitted your application to the Registry and provided the Registry gives its approval, a token will be forwarded to you. You must send this token to Gandi to end up your application. Renewal:
Disputes: policy / UDRP policy / 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, will not expire in less than 90 days, is older than 60 days and was not transferred the past 60 days. The successful transfer depends on your validation (by e-mail), and will renew the domain for 1 year.
Change of Ownership: available online via our website. The expiration date remains unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
Registration period10 years max. Register a .gent
Renewal period9 years max. Renew a .gent
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
45 days
Restoration period30 days Restore a .gent
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
5 days
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .gent

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 to 10 years $35.87
Renew price/year 1 to 9 years $35.87
Transfer 1 year $30.40
Owner change 1 year $6.60
Restore (more info) 1 year $35.87