.gratis domain names



.gratis is an extension intended for use to identify websites that offer free and/or promotional products (coupons, downloads, promos, etc.).

It includes

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

Why .gratis?

Position yourself as a site with must-have resources with a .gratis site

A .gratis domain name immediately gives your website meaning, since it indicates that your site is a practical one, where you can find all kinds of free and concrete resources. A .gratis domain name lets you create a reference website where internet users are sure to find content that is truly useful.

The advantages of a .gratis

Internet users are constantly looking for free products and services. That makes .gratis a relevant choice for attracting a large number of people to your site. Buying a .gratis domain name helps you improve your search engine ranking and gain exposure.

Boost your revenue with a .gratis domain name

It's possible to share an extremely wide variety of resources online:

  • Games and contests
  • Discount coupons
  • White papers
  • Samples
  • Videos of courses or conferences

Choosing a .gratis domain name gives you the opportunity to demonstrate your expertise in your professional field. A .gratis address also constitutes a powerful tool for boosting your sales: it helps you to entice new customers and retain your existing customer base.

.gratis 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 - $51.44
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 .gratis domain names


Binky Moon, LLC

Technical operator
Creation date


.GRATIS domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited .gratis since November 2013.

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .gratis domain names are open to everyone.

Syntax: From 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first, third and fourth, and last place).

IDN (accented domain names): Yes.

Registration period: 1 to 10 years.

Second-level extensions: No.


Renewal: Domains are deactivated upon expiration, it is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date.

Disputes: URS and UDRP.

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

Change of Ownership: Available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. The expiration date is unchanged.

Deletion process: Quarantine of 30 days, see this table.

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