.COM.AU regulations summary:
Local company or trademark required. The trademark can both be a registration and application.
Annual domain fee: USD 225.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, free of charge.
.COM.AU full regulations:
Local company required or trademark required. The trademark can also be in the process of being registered - an application status is sufficient.
Is local company in Australia required?
Applicant must be an Australian company or trademark holder/applicant.
Is local admin contact in Australia required?
Yes, in order to register .COM.AU domain names, a local administrative contact residing in Australia must be appointed.
Are trademarks usable in Australia?
Foreign holders or applicants of Australian trademarks can register identical .COM.AU domains
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) available?
It is not possible to register .COM.AU IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters.
Are generic domains allowed for .COM.AU?
There are some restrictions on the type of domain names allowed in Australia. Please contact us beforehand, if you are planning to apply for a generic type .COM.AU domain.
How much time does it take to register .COM.AU domain name?
Usually, it takes 3 day/s to register a .COM.AU domain name in Australia. We will file the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot provide guarantees as we have no influence on the speed of the Australian domain authority once the application has been filed.
What is the minimum of characters allowed for .COM.AU domains?
It is not possible to apply for .COM.AU domain names with less than 3 characters.
What is the maximum of characters allowed for .COM.AU domains?
It is not possible to apply for .COM.AU domain names with more than 63 characters.
Can I register more than one Australian domain name?
Applicants may register an unlimited amount of Australian .COM.AU domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS?
There is no need to configure your Domain Name Server in advance for .COM.AU domain name.
Are there other domain extensions related to Australia?
Yes, there are more Australian extensions available at Web Solutions. Some of them might not require local presence and may be unrestricted. Please check the available extensions for Australia below:
Trustee service for Australian .COM.AU domain names
If you would like more information regarding Trustee Service for Australian domain names, or would like to review a draft User Certificate, please contact our support team.
How to transfer domains to Web Solutions?
- Enter the domains you wish to have transferred to Web Solutions into the box
- Fill in your name and email address
- Press Confirm. A person from Web Solutions Support will contact you, in order to process the transfer request
- If you have Auth. Codes ready, include these. If not, you can send them later
- If possible and relevant, please unlock the domains, so they are ready for transfer