.pt Domain Names

Registry: FCCN
Origin: Portugal
Date of creation: 1988

Description: .PT is the official extension of Portugal

Whois: see https://www.dns.pt/en
(updated: 3 times per day)


.PT domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by FCCN since February 2009
Price: see .PT prices
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and conditions

- .PT : from March 1, 2012, .PT opens to everyone
- .COM.PT domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place). The opening of 2 characters domain names will occur the 3rd of November 2014 under the first come, first served basis and according a specific price as indicated during your registration request (some domain names will be allocated on auctions)
IDN (accented domain names): no
Registration period: 1 year
Third-level domain: yes, .COM.PT
Whois privacy: yes, for anyone, on written request to the Registry


Renewal: no later than 2 days before the expiration date
Disputes: dispute resolution
Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface. Ensure that you have the domain's authorization code (this code can only be used once and is valid for just 30 days) and the process number of the domain, and that your domain name does not expire soon. You can retrieve these codes on the Registry's interface. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by e-mail). The transfer does not change the domain's expiration date
Change of Ownership: owner changes are not available on our website, please contact our customer service department. The owner change does not change the domain's expiration date
Deletion process: Quarantine of 30 days, see this table
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