.LV Domain Names

Create or transfer your .lv from $21.00

.LV domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by Nic.lv since July 2011
Price: see the .LV price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .LV domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 2 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: 1 year
Subdomains: yes (com.lv, net.lv, org.lv)
Private domain registration: the Registry does not publish the name of individuals


Registration: please indicate:
- for legal persons your company registration number
- for Latvian residents your person code.
The administrative contact must be an individual. If the owner contact is an individual, the administrative contact must correspond to the owner contact.
Renewal: no later than 2 days before the expiration date
Disputes: the Registry does not have any particular dispute resolution policy in place
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 (which you must get from the former registrar), that your domain name will not expire in less than 35 days and that it was created at least 60 days prior to the request. The transfer must be confirmed by email. The transfer of a .LV domain name does not change the domain's expiration date
Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. Expiration date remains unchanged.
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
Registration period1 year max. Register a .lv
Renewal period1 year max. Renew a .lv
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
Restoration period30 days Restore a .lv
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .lv

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.

Search by currency and prices

Registration price/year 1 year $21.00
Renew price/year 1 year $21.00
Transfer 1 year Free
Owner change 1 to 10 years $7.50
Restore (more info) 1 year $31.00