.nu Domain Names

Registry: WorldNames
Technical operation: IIS
Origin:Niue Islands
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.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by WorldNames since October 2007
Price: see .nu price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and conditions

Attribution: .NU domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
IDN: yes
Registration period: 1 to 10 years
Third-level domain: no
Private domain registration: yes, for individuals


Registration: during your registration request on our interface, please provide us with:
- if you are an individual, a personal ID number (national ID, passport, drivers license, etc.)
- if you are registering for an organization, its registration number (SIREN, etc.)
- if you are an individual living in the EU but outside Sweden, your VAT number (if applicable)
Renewal: must be renewed no later than 2 days before the expiration date
Change of owner: the current procedure (for a fee) is not available online, please contact our customer care service)
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.
Deletion process: 60-day quarantine

.NU information

GANDI 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 support@doman.nu.

Our address:
GANDI (new window)
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