.AFRICA Domain Names

Create or transfer your domain name in .africa from $24.24 per year all included.

.AFRICA domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited .AFRICA since March 2017
Price: see the .AFRICA domain names price list
Corresponding Gandi contract:https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .AFRICA domain names are open to everyone
Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and third and fourth place)
IDN (accented domain names): no
Registration period: 1 year (1 to 9 years for renewals)
Second-level extensions: no


Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 10 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, 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 20 days, see this table
Registration period1 year max. Register a .africa
Renewal period9 years max. Renew a .africa
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
10 days
Restoration period20 days Restore a .africa
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .africa

Prices include Gandi's full range of services.

If you manage a larger portfolio of domain names, B to E rates are available with a discount of up to 50%.

Prices for United States, in $ (USD), for A rates. Change

Sunrise registration price/year 1 year $203.76
Landrush registration price/year 1 year $203.76
Registration price/year 1 year $24.24
Renew price/year 1 to 9 years $24.24
Transfer - $20.54
Owner change - Free
Restore (more info) 1 year $57.70