This article describes the procedures and requirements of .no domain names.
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- the domain's contact handles (owner, administrative, etc.)
- registrant handle needs to have an address in Norway. Openprovider does not offer a local presence service for Norway
- private individuals need a N.PRI.XXXXXXXX number in the Passport/ID number field
and a Social security number
- companies need a Norwergian company number and a VAT number present in the handle.
- valid phone number is required in all handles
- company's data has to be current and up-to-date
- two or more nameservers
- up to 2 days of processing time
Company number can be checked here: BRREG
- A transfer can be started with an authorization code. This code can be obtained from the current registrar. Once requested, we will process it manually.
- Please note that the transfer will be done with same contacts that the domain already has. See registrant requirements in the section "registration" above.
Once the transfer is done, you will be able to change the registrant.
|Authorization code required||yes|
|Method of confirmation||authcode|
|Registration period after transfer||unchanged|
|Average transfer time||2 days|
|Advanced and simple transfers available||Contact our Sales department to check if easy transfer of 100 or more .no domains is available.|
Owner change (trade)
- Processed immediately
- A contact or nameserver update can be performed by updating the domain in RCP
- This change is processed manually by our support team and may take up to 24 hours
- The Norwegian registry is very strict in updates and does not allow updates of handles that contain the same information as the previous handle
- A domain can be deleted manually through the control panel.
Restore / reactivate
- A domain name can be restored for 90 days after the domain name has been deleted or expired. This is not an automated process.
- Please contact Openprovider support to restore your domain.
- It might take a day before the domain name becomes active again.
|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: