This article describes the procedures and requirements of .com.my domain names.
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You can request a through the Openprovider control panel.
A local presence is required, you can choose to use the local presence offered by Openprovider but this is charged an additional fee.
To start the transfer the user credentials of the registrant at the .my registry are required.
After starting the registry will send an email to the registrant, requesting approval of the transfer.
Authorization code required no
Method of confirmation email
Registration period after transfer extends
Average transfer time 10 days
Advanced and simple transfers available Contact our Sales department to check if easy transfer of 100 or more .com.my domains is available.

Owner change (trade)

A trade is currently not possible.

Other update

You can update the contact information used for the domain name by updating the associated handles.

Updating of the nameservers can take up to 14 days


You can let the domain name expire automatically at the end of it's registration period or you can delete it manually.

Restore / reactivate

Restores are currently not available.
Domain lifecycle
Technical information
  • Available second level domains: .net.my, .org.my
  • DNSSEC support: yes
  • Registration period:
  • 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? yes
  • Does Openprovider provide local presence services? yes
  • Local activity required? no
  • Correct nameserver configuration required?
  • Local address of the domain owner is required.
  • Local address of the domain administrator is required.
  • Trustee services are possible, and are subject to additional costs.
  • Trustee-Service-Agreement can only be applied when the client is a legal person.
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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