.LY regulations summary:
No restrictions. However, domains with less than 4 letters do require local presence.
Annual domain fee: USD 149.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, free of charge.
Is local company in Libya required?
Anyone can register. However domains with less than 4 characters require local presence.
Is local admin contact in Libya required?
No, a local administrative contact in Libya is not required in order to register .LY domain names.
Are trademarks usable in Libya?
Unfortunately, neither a trademark application or registration in Libya or elsewhere will give specific access to register .LY domains.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) available?
It is not possible to register .LY IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters.
Are generic domains allowed for .LY?
No restrictions. However domains with less than 4 characters require local presence.
How much time does it take to register .LY domain name?
Usually, it takes 3 day/s to register a .LY domain name in Libya. We will file the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot provide guarantees as we have no influence on the speed of the Libyan domain authority once the application has been filed.
What is the minimum of characters allowed for .LY domains?
You are allowed to apply for .LY domain names with the minimum amount of 1 character.
What is the maximum of characters allowed for .LY domains?
It is not possible to apply for .LY domain names with more than 63 characters.
Can I register more than one Libyan domain name?
Applicants may register an unlimited amount of Libyan .LY domain names.
Are there other domain extensions related to Libya?
Yes, there are more Libyan extensions available at Web Solutions. Some of them might not require local presence and may be unrestricted. Please check the available extensions for Libya below:
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