.tc Domain Names

Registry: AdamsNames
Origin: Turks and Caicos islands
Creation date: 1997

Description: .TC is the official ccTLD of Turks and Caicos islands

Whois: see http://www.adamsnames.com/whois-tc
(updated in 24 hours)


.TC domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: no accreditation system exists, though Gandi has been working with AdamsNames since March 2011
Price: see the .TC price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .TC domains are open to everyone (.TC registrations are currently suspended by the Registry)
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place), 1 and 2 characters are premium (please contact our customer service department)
IDN (accented domain names): no
Registration period: 1 to 10 years
Subdomains: no
Private domain registration: no


Renewal: no later than 2 days before the expiration date
Disputes: the Registry does not have any particular dispute resolution policy in place concerning .TC domain names
Transfer (change of Registrar): the request is launched from the website of the domain's new registrar. Be sure that you have the domain's auth code (which you must get from the former registrar), that the domain's status is not "TransferProhibited", that it does not expire soon and that it was last transferred over 30 days ago. The transfer must be confirmed by email and the registration period is extended by one year
Change of Ownership: requires Gandi's owner change form and accompanying proofs of ID
Deletion process: quarantine of 29 days, see this table
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