.SO Domain Names

Create or transfer your .so from $102.60
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    .SO is the official ccTLD of Somalia

.SO domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited .SO since October 2010
Price: see the .SO price list

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .SO domains are open to persons having a bona fide connection to Somalia, which includes but are not limited to: institutions and organizations in Somalia, residents of Somalia, others who have a legitimate, clear and provable connection to Somalia
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
IDN (accented domain names): no
Registration period: 1 to 10 years
Subdomains: yes (com.so, net.so, org.so and me.so)


Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration, it is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date
Disputes: Dispute Resolution Policies (4.1)
Registration period10 years max. Register a .so
Renewal period9 years max. Renew a .so
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
45 days
Restoration period30 days Restore a .so
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
5 days
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .so

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 $102.60
Renew price/year 1 to 9 years $102.60
Transfer 1 year $86.94
Owner change 1 to 10 years $7.50
Restore (more info) 1 year $162.00