.TW Domain Names

Create or transfer your domain name in .tw from $15.50 per year all included.

.TW domain names at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by TWNIC since June 2015.
Price: see the .TW domain names price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .TW domain names are open to anyone
Syntax:from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
IDN (accented domain name):yes (but not available for .TW subdomains), Chinese language
Registration period:from 1 to 10 years
Second-level extensions:
- .com.tw: for registered companies
- .net.tw: for the license holders of the Type I Telecommunication Business or Network Construction/Installation, or Type II Telecommunication Business
- .org.tw: for registered foundations and non-profit organizations, with particular needs in registering a domain name under org.tw approved by the Domain Name Committee of TWNIC
- .game.tw, .ebiz.tw, .club.tw: open to anyone, the Registry proceeds to the verification of the holder's identity by email


Renewal:domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 30 days following the expiration date
Disputes:policy, rules, service providers
Transfer (change of Registrar):the process is started on our interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, will not expire in less than 90 days, is older than 60 days. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by e-mail). Please note if you transfer a domain name from a domestic Registrar, the completion of the procedure is manual and requires a dedicated form with ID documents
Change of Ownership:available on our interface
Deletion process:no quarantine period, see this table
Registration period10 years max. Register a .tw
Renewal period9 years max. Renew a .tw
Late renewal period
(domain suspended)
30 days
Restoration periodN/A Special procedure: please contact support.
Period before release
(Pending Delete)
Minimum period before a transfer60 days Transfer a .tw

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 year $23.26$15.50
Registration price/year 2 to 10 years $23.26
Renew price/year 1 to 9 years $23.26
Transfer - $19.71
Owner change - Free