.ac domain names

.ac

Available
.AC is the official extension of Ascension Island

It includes

  • a free SSL certificate to secure your domain
  • 2 free mailboxes with 3GB of storage
  • -50% off your first web hosting purchase

.ac domain prices

Registration

$74.68

per year
  • From 1 to 10 years
Register

Transfer

$63.27

  • Renews the domains for the minimum allowed duration
Transfer

Renewal

$74.68

per year
  • From 1 to 9 years
  • Late renewal (domain suspended): 45 days after the domain's expiration date - $74.68
Renew
Pricing Options Prices for Australia, Taxes excluded, in $ (AUD)

Other prices and periods

Restore

30 days after the late renewal period

$185.90

the first year, then renewal at normal price

Owner Change

FREE

Does not change the expiration date

Period before release

Pending Delete

15 days

after the restoration period

Rules and particularities of .ac domain names

Technical operator
Creation date
1997

Related Contract

View the .ac contract

.AC domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited .AC since June 2017

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .AC domain names 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
Registration period: 1 to 10 years
Second-level extensions: not provided by Gandi

Procedures

Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration, it is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date
Disputes: Dispute Resolution Policy
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 the domain was created at least 60 days prior to the request and it does not expire soon. The transfer must be confirmed by email and the registration period is extended by one year
Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. The expiration date remains unchanged
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table

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