.gr Domain Names

Registry: EETT (Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission)
Technical Registry: ICS-FORTH GR
Origin: Greece
Creation date: 1989

Description: .GR is the official ccTLD of Greece

Whois: see https://grweb.ics.forth.gr/public/whois.jsp?lang=en
(updated several times per day)


.GR domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited for .GR since January 2012
Price: see the .GR price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .GR domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and successive hyphens)
IDN (accented domain names): yes
Registration period: 2 years
Subdomains: yes (.com.gr , .net.gr , .org.gr and edu.gr)
Private domain registration: yes, at the registry level (on option ) for natural persons


Creation: The registry activates new domains within about a 6-day period following their registration.
Renewal: no later than 2 days before the expiration date
Disputes: Alternative dispute resolution procedure (article 8)
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. The expiration date remains unchanged.
Change of Ownership: not available on our interface, please contact our customer support. .GR domain owner changes do not alter the expiration date of the domain.
Deletion process: quarantine of 15 days, see this table
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