.za domain names


.ZA is the official ccTLD of South AfricaThe .ZA is available only in third-level domains, Gandi provides .CO.ZA

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.za domain prices



per year
  • For 1 years






    per year
    • For 1 years
    Pricing Options Prices for Australia, Taxes excluded, in $ (AUD)

    Other prices and periods


    10 days after the late renewal period


    the first year, then renewal at normal price

    Owner Change


    Legal rules and specificities of .za domain names

    Trustee authority
    .zaDNA (ZA Domain Name Authority)
    Creation date

    Related Contract

    View the .za contract

    .CO.ZA domain names at Gandi.net

    Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by ZACR for .CO.ZA since August 2012

    Terms and Conditions

    Assigning: .CO.ZA domain names are open any identifiable legal entities (individuals and legal persons)
    Syntax: from 1 to 30 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
    IDN (accented domain names): no
    Registration period: 1 year
    Second-level extensions: .CO.ZA


    Registration: DNS must be specified and correctly configured according to the Registry's zonecheck
    Renewal: no later than 2 days before the expiration date
    Disputes: ZA ADR
    Transfer (change of Registrar): the request is launched from the website of the domain's new Registrar. Be sure that the domain does not expire soon and was created at least 7 days prior to the request. In case of a transfer to Gandi, Gandi will send you an email for confirmation. Then, the transfer will be subject to confirmation of the Registry email or the approval of the transfer by the losing Registrar within a deadline of 5 days:
    - if you confirm the Registry email, your domain will be automatically transferred,
    - if you refuse or do not confirm the transfer, but the losing registrar does, then the domain will be transferred at the end of the deadline of 5 days,
    - if neither you nor the losing Registrar confirm the transfer, your transfer request will be rejected at the end of the deadline of 5 days.
    The transfer does not change the domain's expiration date
    Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domain name owner. Expiration date is unchanged
    Deletion process: quarantine of 10 days, see this table

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