.mg Domain Names

Registry: NIC-MG
Registry operator: CoCCA
Origin: Madagascar
Creation date: 1995

Description: .MG is the official ccTLD of Madagascar

Whois: see http://www.nic.mg/whois/index.php
(updated in real time)


.MG domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by NIC MG since December 2011
Price: see the .MG price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .MG 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
Registration period: 1 to 5 years
Subdomains: yes (COM.MG, CO.MG, NET.MG and ORG.MG)
Private domain registration: no


Renewal: no later than 2 days before the expiration date
Disputes: CRS
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 the domain's status is not "TransferProhibited", and that it does not expire soon. The transfer must be confirmed by email. Upon successfully transferring a domain, the registration period is extended by one year
Change of Ownership: requires Gandi's owner change form and accompanying proofs of ID. The expiration date remains unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 28 days, see this table
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