.KYOTO Domain Names

Create or transfer your domain name in .kyoto from $89.32 per year all included.

.KYOTO domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by Kyoto Jyoho Gakuen since September 2015.
Price: see the .kyoto domain names price list
Corresponding Gandi contract:https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .KYOTO domain names are open to:
- Kyoto municipalities and local governments;
- Public and private institutions with a valid physical address in Kyoto;
- Organizations, companies, and other businesses with a valid physical address in Kyoto; and
- Natural persons with a valid physical address in Kyoto.
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first, third and fourth, and last place)
IDN (accented domain names): yes, Japanese
Registration period: 1 to 10 years during general availability, 1 year during both Sunrise I and II and Landrush periods.
Second-level extensions: No


Launch Phases: - Sunrise I (October 1st to November 30th, 2015) : reserved to holders of a trademark registered with TMCH
- Sunrise II (December 2nd to December 25th, 2015) : reserved to local government, publics institutions, trademarks holders whose marks are not registered or not eligible to be registered in the TMCH, trademarks holders in non-ASCII script (transliteration), regional collective marks and others rights holders. Registrations are not available on our interface please contact our customer service.
- Landrush (January 4th to February 3rd, 2016) : open to everyone eligible to .kyoto

Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date.
Disputes:URS, UDRP and Eligibility Dispute Resolution Policy
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 domaine name owner. Expiration date is unchanged.
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
Registration period10 years max. Register a .kyoto
Renewal period9 years max. Renew a .kyoto
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
45 days
Restoration period30 days Restore a .kyoto
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
5 days
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .kyoto

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 10 years $89.32
Renew price/year 1 to 9 years $89.32
Transfer - $75.69
Owner change - Free
Restore (more info) 1 year $271.41