This article describes the procedures and requirements of .ws domain names.
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- the domain's contact handles (owner, administrative, etc.)
- two or more nameservers or a nameserver group
It takes up to 5 days before it is successfully transfered. During this period the current registrar can object against the transfer.
Additional notes on a .ws transfer-
|Authorization code required||yes|
|Method of confirmation||authcode|
|Registration period after transfer||restarts|
|Average transfer time||5 days|
|Advanced and simple transfers available||Contact our Sales department to check if easy transfer of 100 or more .ws domains is available.|
Owner change (trade)An owner change can be performed by updating the owner handle of the domain. This change is processed realtime.
Other updateAn contact update can be performed by updating the handle of the domain. This change is processed realtime.
DeleteA domain can be set to not renew at the end of the current period. It will be available after a 5 day period
during wich it can not be restored.
Restore / reactivateIt is not possible to reactivate deleted domains there is no quarantine period.
|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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