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Open from 24 April 2017

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About .ECO

.eco is a new namespace for businesses, individuals, not-for-profits and governmental/educational institutions that are committed to a respectful, responsible and sustainable use of the environment.

Type: Generic

Status: Taking registrations for GA.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Categories
  1. Members of the .eco Organization – during the creation of a .eco profile, all .eco registrants will be offered free membership in the .eco Organization. According to its bylaws, membership in the .eco Organization is open to entities and natural persons that are committed to a respectful, responsible and sustainable use of the environment.
  2. Not-for-profit mission-based organizations, that work for the good of the planet – this includes a) not-for-profit environmental organizations that affirm and can provide proof on request of their environmental mission/purpose and their legal status; OR, b) accreditation as such by United Nations agencies.
  3. Businesses committed to providing products and services that encourage positive environmental change – These for-profit businesses must be able to provide proof on request of the following: a) Membership in environmental organizations and initiatives including i) organizations that fall under the categories in 2(a) or 2(b); OR, ii) The United Nations Global Compact; OR, iii) other memberships approved by the .eco Organization. b) Accreditation by voluntary environmental certifications, standards and reporting systems of: i) Organizations that fall und rethe categories in 2(a) or 2(b); or ii) UN member states, national and sub-national governmental bodies and entities; or iii) The International Organization for Standardization; or iv) Other certification, standards and reporting systems by the .eco Organization.
  4. Government bodies that support sustainability through programs, infrastructure and funding amongst other policies and actions – governments, including environment-related departments and initiatives of UN member states, national and sub-national governmental bodies and UN bodies.
  5. People who participate in and support environmental change through membership, financial support or donating their time, as well as environmental professionals who contribute to positive environmental change through their work – this includes natural persons that: a) Affirm and can provide proof on request of membership of, financial support for, volunteer time for, or accreditation by organizations within categories 2(a) or 2(b); or, b) Are holders of certified environmental professional qualifications approved by the .eco Organization; or, c) Are academics or scientists employed by or affiliated with recognized universities.
  6. Farms and other producers of agricultural products that achieve EU organic production and labeling standards – any entity providing evidence of full compliance with the requirements of European Union Regulation (EC) No 834/20071.

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 Restricted
Supports Internationalisation (IDN) Yes
Supports DNSSEC No
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 - Restricted

Setting Detail
Registration Wait Time Requires Verification
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 $86.00
Transfer †* $86.00
Renewal $86.00
Sunrise †‡ $406.00
Landrush †‡ $15,311.00
Backorder $226.05
Restore †* $198.00

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].