.fr domain names

.fr

Available
.FR is the official ccTLD of France

It includes

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

.fr domain prices

Registration

€12.00

per year
  • From 1 to 10 years
Register

Transfer

€12.00

    Transfer

    Renewal

    €12.00

    per year
    • From 1 to 9 years
    • Late renewal (domain suspended): 28 days after the domain's expiration date - €12.00
    Renew
    Pricing Options Prices for France, Taxes excluded, in € (EUR)

    Other prices and periods

    Restore

    30 days after the late renewal period

    €12.00

    the first year, then renewal at normal price

    Owner Change

    FREE

    Legal rules and specificities of .fr domain names

    Registry
    Creation date
    1986

    Related Contract

    View the .fr contract

    .FR domain names at Gandi

    Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by AFNIC since March 2004

    Terms and Conditions

    Attribution: .FR is open to individuals over 18 years old and organizations which reside in the European Economic Area or in Switzerland. We strongly suggest that organizations fill out the company identification fields (VAT number, SIREN, WALDEC, DUNS, etc.) as this will facilitate any verification that AFNIC might perform at a later date.
    The same eligibility conditions apply to the administrative contact
    Syntax: from 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or hyphen (other than in the first or last place)
    IDN (accented domain names): yes
    Registration period:1 to 10 years
    Second-level extensions:.gouv.fr. Some of the other former sub-domains have been dropped or assigned to different resellers

    Procedures

    Reserved domain names: names and terms subject to additional particular conditions and to AFNIC prior review (Naming Charter Article 2.4):
    - domain names previously reserved or prohibited (list not exhaustive) open to applicants that justify a legitimate right and act in good faith
    - names beginning with "ville-", "mairie-", "agglo-", "cc-", "cg-", "cr-" subject to AFNIC naming conventions rules
    Renewal:domains are deactivated upon expiration; it is possible to renew up to 28 days following the expiration date
    Disputes: Dispute resolution policy, SYRELI
    Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not expire soon. A transfer usually takes 8 days (22 days if the losing registrar refuses the transfer request). The new expiration date of the domain name will be 1 year after the effective date of the transfer, to which will be added, if applicable, the additional years for which your domain name was registered (excluding the current year during the transfer).
    Change of Ownership: available on our interface, the procedure consists in email confirmation by both current and new domain name owner. Expiration date remains unchanged
    Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see the table

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