.coop domain names



.COOP extension is dedicated to cooperatives.

It includes

  • a free SSL certificate to secure your domain
  • LiveDNS nameservers Anycast + DNSSEC
  • 10,000 aliases and forwarding addresses

Why a .coop

Why choose a .coop domain name for your website ?

The .coop was created for all existing organizations. The goal is to create a unique and exclusive space on the Internet.

What are the requirements to purchase a .coop domain name ?

This extension cannot be registered by everyone but only by cooperative companies and their subsidiaries. The latter must be authenticated by the registry in charge of .coop.

.coop domain prices



per year
  • From 1 to 10 years



  • Renews the domains for the minimum allowed duration



per year
  • From 1 to 9 years
  • Late renewal (domain suspended): 45 days after the domain's expiration date - $154.34
Pricing Options Prices for Australia, taxes excluded, in $ (AUD)

Other prices and periods


30 days after the late renewal period


the first year, then renewal at normal price

Owner Change


Does not change the expiration date

Period before release

Pending Delete

5 days

after the restoration period

Rules and particularities of .coop domain names

Technical operator
Creation date


Related Contract

View the .coop contract

.COOP domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by DotCooperation LLC since December 2010.


Assigning: .COOP domain names are reserved to cooperatives.

Syntax: From 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or hyphens (except for first and last place).

IDN (domains with accented letters) : No.

Registration period: From 1 to 10 years.

Second-level extensions: No.


Eligibility verification: During the registration of your domain name, you self-certify that you comply with .COOP eligibility conditions. The Registry may verify your eligibility at any time, and suspend or delete your domain name if you are not able to provide supporting documents.

Renewal: The domain is deactivated upon expiration. Late renewal is possible up to 45 days after the expiration date.

Disputes: UDRP, CEDRP and URS.

Transfer (registrar transfer) : The process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, is older than 60 days and has not been transferred in the last 60 days. The transfer renews the domain name for one year.

Owner change: 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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