Provider: HKDNR (Hong Kong Domain Name Registration Company Limited)
Origin: Hong Kong
Creation date: 2010
Description: .香港 (xn--j6w193g) is the official ccTLD of Hong Kong in IDN
Whois: see https://www.hkirc.hk/whois/whois.jsp
(updated every two hours)
Important note: This extension is only available for customers that have subscribed to a Gandi Corporate contract. For more information please contact our Corporate team.
.香港 domains at Gandi.netAccreditation: Gandi has been accredited by HKDNR since December 2009
Price: see the .香港 price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts
Terms and ConditionsAssigning: .香港 domains are open to everyone provided they comply to one requirement: the production of a personal number for individuals (ID number, passport...) or a registration number for legal persons
Syntax: 15 Chinese characters maximum, letters or numbers included
IDN (accented domain names): yes (at least one Chinese character)
Registration period: 1 year
Subdomains: yes, Gandi provides .公司.香港 (.xn–55qx5d.xn–j6w193g) which corresponds to .COM.HK in IDN. .公司.香港 is reserved to corporations registered with the Commercial Registrar of Hong Kong (HKSARG); a copy of your certificate of registration must be sent to Gandi after your online order.
Private domain registration: no
ProceduresRegistration: the DNS must be specified and properly configured; a DNS zonecheck validation is required when the domain is created
Renewal: no later than 3 days before the expiration date
Disputes: Alternative dispute resolution procedure
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) and that the domain does not expire soon. The transfer must be confirmed by email and add one year more to the expiration date
Change of Ownership: the change of ownership is not available on our website, please contact our client support (a change of owner form is required). The change of owner procedure resets the expiration date and any remaining period is lost.
Deletion process: Quarantine of 60 days, see this table