.MO regulations summary:
Local company and a local trademark are both required. Foreign holders of trademarks valid in Macau can register matching domain names via Web Solutions' Trustee Service for .MO.
Registration fee: USD 0.00
Annual domain fee: USD 149.00
Annual Local Presence/Trustee Service fee (if required): USD 599.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, free of charge.
.MO full regulations:
Local company and a local trademark are both required. Foreign holders of trademarks valid in Macau can register matching domain names via Web Solutions' Trustee Service for .MO. Our local agent will register the domain name on behalf of the trademark holder.
Is local company in Macau required?
Local company is required, as well as a local Trademark. However, foreign holders of a Macau trademark may register matching domain names via our Trustee Service. Please note that .MO can only be registered if you simultaneously register a .COM.MO domain.
Is local admin contact in Macau required?
Yes, in order to register .MO domain names, a local administrative contact residing in Macau must be appointed.
If you have no such local contact person, we can provide this via our Local Presence/Trustee Service for MO domains in Macau.
Are trademarks usable in Macau?
A local Macau TM is required. Foreign holders of trademarks valid in Macau can register identical domains via our Local Presence/Trustee Service for Macau.
Does Web Solutions offer an agent solution?
Please note that the Trustee Service only applies to foreign (non-Macau based) holders of trademarks valid in Macau. You must hold a trademark issued in Macau.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) available?
It is not possible to register .MO IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters.
Are generic domains allowed for .MO?
Generic domains are not prohibited per se, but domain names must match either your Macau company name or Macau trademark.
How much time does it take to register .MO domain name?
Usually, it takes 0 day/s to register a .MO domain name in Macau. We will file the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot provide guarantees as we have no influence on the speed of the Macanese domain authority once the application has been filed.
What is the minimum of characters allowed for .MO domains?
It is not possible to apply for .MO domain names with less than 3 characters.
What is the maximum of characters allowed for .MO domains?
It is not possible to apply for .MO domain names with more than 63 characters.
Can I register more than one Macanese domain name?
Applicants may register an unlimited amount of Macanese .MO domain names.
Are there other domain extensions related to Macau?
Yes, there are more Macanese extensions available at Web Solutions. Some of them might not require local presence and may be unrestricted. Please check the available extensions for Macau below:
Trustee service for Macanese .MO domain names
If you hold a Macau trademark, but do not have a local company, we can assist with this via our Trustee Service.
If you would like more information regarding Trustee Service for Macanese 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