.CX Domain Names

Create or transfer your domain name in .cx from $75.00 per year all included.
  • Registry

    CIIA (Christmas Island Internet Administration Limited)

  • Registry operator


  • Origin

    Christmas Islands

  • Date of creation


  • Description

    the .CX ccTLD is the official extension for the Christmas Islands

  • Whois


    (update in real time)

.CX domains at Gandi.net

Price: see the .cx price list
Associated Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Attribution: .CX domains are open to everyone
Syntax: from 2 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
IDN: no
Registration period: from 1 to 10 years
Third-level domain: no


Registration: the Registry sends you an email with a link in order to activate your domain name, failing to complete this procedure within the deadline given your domain name will be deleted by the Registry (necessary on the registration of your domain name, the anniversary of registration, the renewal, or when performing an owner change)
Renewal: up to 1 day before the expiration date
Disputes: Complaint Resolution Service (CRS)
Transfer (change of Registrar): the request is launched from the website of the domain's new registrar. Be sure that you have the domain's auth code (which you must get from the former registrar), that the domain's status is not "TransferProhibited", that it does not expire soon and that it was created/renewed at least 15 days prior to the request. The transfer must be confirmed by email
Change of Ownership: available on our interface
Deletion process: quarantine of 28 days, see this table
Registration period5 years max. Register a .cx
Renewal period4 years max. Renew a .cx
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
Restoration period28 days Restore a .cx
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .cx

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

Registration price/year 1 to 5 years $75.00
Renew price/year 1 to 4 years $55.00
Transfer - $73.50
Owner change - Free
Restore (more info) 1 to 10 years $135.00

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