This article describes the procedures and requirements of .bo domain names.
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A registration can be done in the control panel and has no restrictions.
After starting the transfer in the control panel our support team will contact the registry and inform you about the necessary paperwork.

Additional notes on a .bo transfer

Authorization code required no
Method of confirmation forms
Registration period after transfer restarts
Average transfer time Manual process
Advanced and simple transfers available Contact our Sales department to check if easy transfer of 100 or more .bo domains is available.

Owner change (trade)

The owner can be changed through the control panel by replacing the handles associated with the domainname.

Other update

Contact information can be updated by modifying the associated handles in the control panel.


A domainname can be deleted explicitly or be set to automatically expire at the end of the registration period. After the domainname has been cancelled it will be immediately available for registration.

Restore / reactivate

It is not possible to restore a .bo domainname, there is no quarantine period.
Technical information
  • Available second level domains: .com.bo, .net.bo, .org.bo
  • DNSSEC support: no
  • Min: 1
  • Max: 32
  • Alphanumeric and a hyphen
  • except in the first or last position
  • IDN: No
  • Registration period: 1 years
  • Renewal date offset: 35 days
    The number of days before the registry's expiration date, that Openprovider requires the domain to be renewed or expired. More info.
    Note that the dates as shown in your Openprovider account are always leading, even if they do not match the renewal date offset mentioned here.
  • Soft quarantine period: n/a days
    During this period, following after an expiration, the domain can be restored for free. This period does not apply if the domain is deleted explicitly. More info.
  • Quarantine period: 0 days
    During this period, an expired or deleted domain name can be reactivated at an additional fee.
  • Local presence required? no
  • Does Openprovider provide local presence services? n/a
  • Local activity required? no
  • Correct nameserver configuration required? yes
  • The Domain(s) can be registered without further limitations.
  • Delegation Policy: https://www.nic.bo/delegacion.php
  • Policy Solutions: https://www.nic.bo/pol_sol_controversias.php
  • Settlement Rules: https://www.nic.bo/regla_controversias.php
Registration agreement The registry requires that a registration agreement is in place between the provider and the domain holder. The text of this registration agreement and any required supplements is the following:

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