.nu Domain Names
Technical operation: IIS
Date of creation: 1997
Description: .NU is the official ccTLD of Niue, it is commonly used by Scandinavian countries for websites discussing recent events ('nu' as in 'now' in Scandinavian languages)
Whois: see http://www.nunames.nu
(updated within 12 hours)
.nu domains at Gandi.netAccreditation: Gandi has been accredited by WorldNames since October 2007
Price: see .nu price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts
Terms and conditionsAttribution: .NU domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
Registration period: 1 to 10 years
Third-level domain: no
Private domain registration: yes, for individuals
ProceduresRegistration: during your registration request on our Interface, you shall have to provide:
- if you are an individual, your ID number (passport number …),
- if you are a legal person, your registration number (corporate/business number...),
- in addition, if you are a legal person located inside the European Union but outside Sweden, your VAT number (if applicable)
Change of Registrar: the request is initialized via the interface of your new registrar. Be sure that you have provided the authorization code, and that your domain name does not expire soon. The transfer will be subject to validation (by email) and the expiration date remains the same.
Change of owner: available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. The expiration date is unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 60 days, see this table
.NU informationGANDI is an accredited registrar for the Niue top domain, .NU. Together with the registry, GANDI is working for positive development of the Internet in Sweden for the benefit of users and society at large. Our common goal is satisfied domain holders, regardless of whether they are large organizations or private persons.
You can find here (new window) the terms and conditions of registrations that apply for registration of .nu domain names. You can find here the services and prices for domain name registration at GANDI.
Information about handling of personal information: GANDI handles personal information in a manner that is in accordance with the Swedish Personal Data Act (1998:204) and .SE's integrity policy.
Hours of operation: GANDI’s support department answers received questions Monday through Friday, as described here. We will answer your questions as quickly as possible. You can also e-mail your questions to email@example.com.