.EC regulations summary:
Annual domain fee: USD 275.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, free of charge.
Frequently Asked Questions for .EC domain names and Ecuador
Is local company in Ecuador required?
No, it is not required to have a local company in Ecuador, in order to register a .EC domain name.
Is local admin contact in Ecuador required?
No, a local administrative contact in Ecuador is not required in order to register .EC domain names.
Are trademarks usable in Ecuador?
Unfortunately, neither a trademark application or registration in Ecuador or elsewhere will give specific access to register .EC domains.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) available?
It is not possible to register .EC IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters.
Are generic domains allowed for .EC?
There are some restrictions on the type of domain names allowed in Ecuador. Please contact us beforehand, if you are planning to apply for a generic type .EC domain.
How much time does it take to register .EC domain name?
Usually, it takes 7 day/s to register a .EC domain name in Ecuador. We will file the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot provide guarantees as we have no influence on the speed of the Ecuadorian domain authority once the application has been filed.
What is the minimum of characters allowed for .EC domains?
It is not possible to apply for .EC domain names with less than 3 characters.
What is the maximum of characters allowed for .EC domains?
It is not possible to apply for .EC domain names with more than 63 characters.
Can I register more than one Ecuadorian domain name?
Applicants may register an unlimited amount of Ecuadorian .EC domain names.
Are there other domain extensions related to Ecuador?
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