ccTLD List

A country code top-level domain (ccTLD) is an Internet top-level domain generally used or reserved for a country, sovereign state, or dependent territory identified with a country code. All ASCII ccTLD identifiers are two letters long, and all two-letter top-level domains are ccTLDs.


.acAscension IslandYesYesYes
.adAndorraLocal trademark, trade name or citizenship required [4][5]NoYes
.aeUnited Arab EmiratesNoYes
.agAntigua and BarbudaYesYes
.alAlbaniaCitizenship requiredNoNo
.anNetherlands AntillesLocal presence required; Netherland Antilles were dissolved on October 10, 2010;NoYes
.aqAntarcticaDefined by the Antarctic Treaty as everything south of latitude 60°S. AQ domain names are available to government organizations who are signatories to the Antarctic Treaty and to other registrants who have a physical presence in Antarctica.NoYes
.asAmerican SamoaNoYes
.auAustraliaIncludes Ashmore and Cartier Islands and Coral Sea Islands. ABN required.NoNo
.awArubaRestricted to registered Aruban companies, organisations and citizensNoYes
.baBosnia and HerzegovinaNoYes
.beBelgium(Also unofficially used in the canton of Berne, Switzerland)YesYes
.bfBurkina FasoNoYes
.bmBermudaLocal corporate registration requiredNoYes
.brBrazilRestricted. Registration is done under several categories (i.e.: for businesses, for government agencies, etc.)[6]YesYesNo
.bvBouvet IslandNot in use (Norwegian dependency; see .no).NoNoNo
.caCanadaSubject to Canadian Presence Requirements.NoYes
.ccCocos (Keeling) Islands(Australian territory: do not confuse with Cocos islands in Guam. Also used as a free domain service to the public as,,, or domain.)NoYes
.cdDemocratic Republic of the CongoNoYes
.cfCentral African RepublicNoYes
.cgRepublic of the CongoNoYes
.ciCôte d’IvoireNoYes
.ckCook IslandsNoYes
.cmCameroonA local entity/company in Cameroon is required to register a domain name.NoYes
.cnPeople’s Republic of ChinaA local company in China is required to register a domain name. Hong Kong and Macau also maintain TLDs.NoYes
.crCosta RicaPartialYes
.csCzechoslovakiaCzecho-Slovakia domain is not in use since 1993. The ISO-code cs was later allocated for Serbia and Montenegro, which used .yu instead.NoNo
.cvCape VerdeNoYes
.cxChristmas IslandNoYes
.czCzech RepublicYesYes
.ddEast GermanyWas proposed, but never implemented due to German re-unification.NoNo
.deGermanyGerman postal address for administrative contact (admin-c) required. Proxy registrations are allowed.YesYesYes
.doDominican RepublicNoYes
.eeEstoniaAnyone can register but local administrative contact is required.YesNoYes
.ehWestern is reserved for Western Sahara, but does not exist in the root.No
.erEritreaInactive – The domain registrar Eritrea Telecommunication Services Corporation offers no services to register domains.NoNo
.euEuropean UnionRestricted to institutions (under the subdomain), companies, and individuals in the European Union (or in other overseas or autonomous regions of member countries).YesYesYes
.fiFinlandLimited to companies and organizations registered in Finland and Finnish nationals.YesYesYes
.fkFalkland IslandsNoNo
.fmFederated States of MicronesiaNoYes
.foFaroe IslandsNoYes
.frFranceLimited to individuals, companies, and organizations in the European UnionYesYes
.gbUnited KingdomSeldom used; the primary ccTLD used is .uk for United Kingdom.NoNo
.gfFrench GuianaNo
.glGreenland(Also unofficially used in Galicia, Spain)YesYes
.gmThe GambiaNoYes
.gnGuineaA local contact is requiredNoNo
.gpGuadeloupeStill used for Saint-Barthélemy and Saint-MartinNoYes
.gqEquatorial GuineaNo
.gsSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsNoYes
.hkHong KongSpecial administrative region of the People’s Republic of China.YesNoYes
.hmHeard Island and McDonald IslandsNoYes
.ieRepublic of Ireland
Northern IrelandNoYes
.imIsle of ManNoYes
.inIndiaUnder INRegistry since April 2005 (except:,,,,,
.ioBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryYesYes
.itItalyRestricted to companies and individuals in the European Union.NoYes
.jpJapanRestricted to individuals or companies with a physical address in Japan.YesYes
.knSaint Kitts and NevisNoYes
.kpDemocratic People’s Republic of KoreaNoNo
.krRepublic of KoreaYesYesYes
.kyCayman IslandsRestricted to qualified Cayman entities[8]NoYes
.laLaosCurrently being marketed as the unofficial domain for Los Angeles[9]YesYes
.lbLebanonRestricted to registration with a company in LebanonNoNo
.lcSaint LuciaYesYes
.lkSri LankaYesYes
.mdMoldovaMarketed for Medical use (Doctors)NoYes
.mhMarshall IslandsNo
.mkRepublic of MacedoniaRestricted to registration with a company in MacedoniaNoYes
.mnMongoliaSome second-level domains are reserved for special use .mn[clarification needed]YesYes
.moMacauSpecial administrative region of the People’s Republic of China.NoYes
.mpNorthern Mariana IslandsNoYes
.myMalaysiaRestricted to registration by an individual or company in MalaysiaYesYesYes
.ncNew CaledoniaYesYes
.nfNorfolk IslandNoYes
.nlNetherlandsFirst official country TLD that was assigned to a country.[10]NoYesYes
.noNorwayRestricted to registration by a company in Norway. Individuals in the country can only register under
.nrNauruAlso used as a free domain service to the public as
.nuNiueCommonly used by Danish, Dutch, Norwegian and Swedish websites, because in those languages “nu” means “now”.YesYesYes
.nzNew ZealandYesYesNo
.omOmanRegistrant must have company or trademark registered in Oman as well as a local administrative contact.NoNo
.pfFrench PolynesiaWith Clipperton IslandNoYes
.pgPapua New GuineaNoNo
.pkPakistanOperated by PKNIC since 1992.NoYes
.pmSaint-Pierre and MiquelonYesYes
.pnPitcairn IslandsNoYes
.prPuerto RicoYesYes
.psPalestinian territoriesWest Bank and Gaza Strip.NoYes
.ptPortugalRegistrant must have company or trademark registered in Portugal.YesYesYes
.reRéunionrestricted to Réunion’s inhabitants owning a brand and to companies having an address in RéunionYesYes
.ruRussiaSee also .su, still in use, and .??.NoYes
.saSaudi ArabiaRegistrant must have a registered trademark in Saudi Arabia matching the domain name to register or provide company incorporation documents of a company in Saudi Arabia or for personal registrations a copy of valid ID. A letter on the official letterhead of your organization addressed to SaudiNIC requesting the domain name registration is also required. Local administrative contact required.NoNo
.sbSolomon IslandsNoNo
.shSaint HelenaYesYesYes
.sjSvalbard and Jan Mayen IslandsNot in use (Norwegian dependencies; see .no).NoNoNo
.skSlovakiaRestricted to Slovakian companies, organisations and citizensNoYes
.slSierra LeoneNoYes
.smSan MarinoDomain name must be same as company name or trademarkNoYes
.soSomaliaRelaunched on November 1, 2010NoNoYes
.ssSouth SudanNo
.stSão Tomé and PríncipeNoYes
.suSoviet UnionStill in Use.YesYesYes
.svEl SalvadorNoNo
.tcTurks and Caicos IslandsNoYes
.tdChadChadian (.td) domains are available for registration to entities connected with Chad only.NoYes
.tfFrench Southern and Antarctic LandsSeldom used.YesYes
.tkTokelauAlso used as a free domain service to the public.NoYes
.tlEast TimorOld code .tp is still in use.NoYes
.toTongaOften used unofficially for Torrent, Toronto, or TokyoYesNoYes
.tpEast TimorISO code has changed to TL; .tl is now assigned but .tp is still in use.NoYes used by Northern CyprusYesNoYes
.ttTrinidad and TobagoNoYes
.tvTuvaluUsed as an abbreviation of television, the domain is currently operated by dotTV, a VeriSign company; the Tuvalu government owns twenty percent of the company.NoYes
.twRepublic of China (Taiwan)Registration allowed worldwide, local presence not required.YesYesYes
.tzTanzaniaMust have a presence in TanzaniaNoNo
.uaUkraineUkrainian trademark requiredNoYes
.ukUnited KingdomISO 3166-1 code is gb, but .uk is used for historical reasonsYesNo
.usUnited States of AmericaCommonly used by US State and local governments instead of .gov TLDYesYes
.vaVatican CityLimited to the official sites of the Vatican/Holy SeeNoNo
.vcSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesPartialYes
.vgBritish Virgin IslandsNoYes
.viUnited States Virgin IslandsNoYes
.wfWallis and FutunaYesYes
.wsSamoaMarketed to be used in general WebSitesYesNoNo
.yuYugoslaviaAfter dissolution of Yugoslavia used for Serbia and Montenegro. Not used after 2010.NoNo
.zaSouth AfricaNoNo
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