Is local company in Norway required?
Norwegian organisation number must be supplied. If you have no local presence, you can use our Local Presence Service for Norway.
Is local admin contact in Norway required?
The administrative contact must reside in Norway. For foreign registrants this will be provided as part of our Trustee service.
Are trademarks usable in Norway?
Only companies can register NO domain names. Unfortunately, trademarks give no specific access to register domains. We refer to our Trustee service for .NO domains.
Does Web Solutions offer an agent solution?
Web Solutions operate a Local Presence Service for Norway. Also commonly referred to as Trustee Service or Local Agent Service, it allows clients with no local presence in Norway to register .NO domains. Domain names related to company name, products, services and trademarks can all be registered via our Local Presence Service. Names relating to gambling or the erotic community must be pre-approved individually. Please email us regarding such names.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) available?
The IDN character set covers all official Norwegian languages, including Norwegian bokmål, Norwegian nynorsk, North Sámi, South Sámi and Lule Sámi.
Offered IDN pattern include characters:
Are generic domains allowed for .NO?
In principle, you are free to choose a domain name. Some selected domains are prohibited or reserved by the Norwegian domain registry for technical, ethical or national considerations.
Applicant must verify that, to the best of his or her knowledge, registration or use of the name does not violate any third party's registered or unregistered rights to the domain name, and does not violate Norwegian law, and finally does not create an unwarranted impression of being associated with the Norwegian public-sector or the exercise of public powers.
How much time does it take to register .NO domain name?
Usually, it takes 1 day/s to register a .NO domain name in Norway. We will file the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot provide guarantees as we have no influence on the speed of the Norwegian domain authority once the application has been filed.
What is the minimum of characters allowed for .NO domains?
It is not possible to apply for .NO domain names with less than 2 characters.
What is the maximum of characters allowed for .NO domains?
It is not possible to apply for .NO domain names with more than 63 characters.
Can I register more than one Norwegian domain name?
A Norwegian organisation can register up to 100 .NO domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS?
If you opt to use your own DNS, all specified name servers must be operative and respond authoritatively for the .NO domain.
Are you an accredited registrar of .NO domain names?
Yes, Web Solutions is an accredited registrar of .NO domain names in Norway.
Are there other domain extensions related to Norway?
Yes, there are more Norwegian extensions available at Web Solutions. Some of them might not require local presence and may be unrestricted. Please check the available extensions for Norway below: