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$85.00 / year

Open from 30 October 2023

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About .BOT

Generative AI and AI-based bot usage has grown exponentially recently and .bot is an ideal extension for organizations looking to grow their online presence. 

Type: Generic

Status: Taking registrations for LANDRUSH.

Launch Information

All times are UTC and 24-clock, unless otherwise stated.

Phase Dates Allocation Cost Eligibility
Sunrise Starts
31 May '17 00:00
14 Jul '17 00:00
First come, first served $425.00 A validated trademark via the TMCH is required for the Sunrise phase.
Limited Registration Period 1 Starts
31 Oct '17 14:00
1 Dec '17 14:00
Domains will be allocated at the end of the phase. $85.00 Invitation Only - Entities that provide tools, development frameworks, analytics, marketing and/or other services for bot developers and that have been invited by the registry to participate in this limited registration period.
Limited Registration Period 2 Starts
5 Dec '17 14:00
9 Nov '22 00:00
First come, first served $85.00 During this phase registrations are open to registrants who own, operate, or manage bots (bot developers) built using the following botkits: Amazon Lex, Dialogflow, Gupshup, Microsoft Bot Framework, and Pandorabots.
General Availability Starts
30 Oct '23 00:00
First come, first served $85.00 None

General Remarks

Reserved Domain Names

Some domain names are reserved names; these are names which are ineligible for registration due to ICANN restrictions or Registry Operator designation. Certain Domain names have been classified as Premium and will be sold at higher prices. If you wish to apply for a Premium domain name, please email [email protected] to process your application.

General Capabilities

Setting Detail
Type Unrestricted
Supports Internationalisation (IDN) Yes
Supports DNSSEC Yes
Supports Backorders Yes
Supports Privacy Yes
Supports API Access Yes
Supports Dispute Resolution Yes
Subject to ICANN Guidelines Yes
Maximum Registration Period 10 years

Registration Details - Unrestricted

Setting Detail
Registration Wait Time Instant
Requires Local Presence No
Maximum Registration Period 10 years
Refund Grace Period 0 days
Nameserver Limits No limit

Transfer Details

Setting Detail
Supports Transfer Yes
Requires Transfer Passwords Yes
Transfer Mode Transfer and Renew


Action/Phase Price
General Availability $85.00
Transfer †* $85.00
Renewal $85.00
Sunrise †‡ $425.00
Landrush †‡ $85.00
Backorder $195.50
Restore †* $255.00

does not apply to premium domains

contact your account manager for phase-based pricing

* may not include renewal


The above information is provided by registry operators and/or other third parties and may change without further notice. Prior to relying on the aforesaid information, we recommend seeking confirmation by emailing [email protected].