.moe Domain Names

Registry: Interlink Co., Ltd.
Backend Registry: Neustar
Origin: international
Creation date: 2014

Description: .moe is an extension intended for use for the otaku culture

Whois: http://whois.nic.moe/whoismtld/whois/


.MOE domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited for .MOE since June 2014
Price: see the .MOE price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .MOE 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): yes (Japanese language)
Registration period: from 1 to 10 years during General Availability, for 1 year during the Landrush
Subdomains: no
Private registration: yes, with Gandi's Private Domain Registration service


Renewal: no later than 45 days before the expiration date domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date
Disputes: UDRP and URS
Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, will not expire in less than 90 days, is older than 60 days and was not transferred the past 60 days. The successful transfer depends on your validation (by e-mail), and will renew the domain for 1 year.
Change of Ownership: available online via our website. The expiration date remains unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
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