.ru Domain Names

Registry: RU Coordination Center
Registrar: RU-Center
Origin: Russian Federation
Date of creation: 1994

Description: the .RU ccTLD is the official extension of the Russian Federation

Whois: https://www.nic.ru/whois/en/


.RU domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by RU-Center since March 2009.
Price: see the .RU price list
Associated Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .RU is restricted to non-Russian organizations and individuals
Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (other than in first or last position)
IDN: no
Registration period: 1 year
Third-level domain: yes (.com.ru, .net.ru, .org.ru, .pp.ru)
Private domain registration: yes, at the registry level for natural persons


Registration: to registere a .RU domain name, please indicate:
- for individuals: your passport number, its issue date and the issuing authority (including country) and your birthdate
- for legal persons: provide your incorporation number. (The address associated with your Gandi account must correspond to your legal address.)
At any time, RU-Center may contact you for a verification of your personal data and require additional documents to be provided within a deadline of 7 days; failing this your .RU domain name can be deleted.
Renewal: no later than 3 days before its expiration date
Disputes: no alternative process, see the explanations of the registry
Transfer (change of Registrar): transfers are not available on our website, please contact our customer service department
Change of owner: Owner changes are not available on our website; please contact our support team for assistance.
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
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