.asia Domain Names

Registry: DotAsia
Origin: Asia Pacific, Middle East
Date of creation: 2007

Description: the .ASIA ccTLD is the official extension used for the Asia zone

Whois: http://www.whois.asia/cgi-bin/whois.cgi
updated in real time


.ASIA domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by DotAsia since December 2007
Price: See the .ASIA price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and conditions

Attribution: .ASIA domains are reserved to physical and moral persons having at least one contact (owner, administrative, technical, or billing) that has legal residence in the Asia zone.
If you do not have such a contact, Gandi has a partner in Australia that offers for free to provide you with a technical contact at the registry.
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
IDN (accented domain names): no
Registration period: from 1 to 10 years
Third-level domain: no
Whois privacy: no


Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 44 days following the expiration date
Disputes: http://www.icann.org/udrp/
Transfer (change of Registrar): you need to unlock the domain, recover the authorization code, and then launch the procedure at your new registrar. A Form of Authorization (FOA) is then sent to the e-mail address of the current domain name owner. On average, this procedure can take from 1 to 10 days.
Change of owner: available on our interface
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
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