This article describes the procedures and requirements of .com.lb domain names.
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To register a .com.lb domain you can start the registration procedure via our control panel.

Afterwards you need to send us the documents that proof that you are eligible for the domain name;
- A copy of the commercial licence (companies) or a copy of an Identity Card (individuals) is required.
- A copy of trademark documentation is required.

Keep in mind that .com.lb is only available for local registrants, see the list of requirements for more specific details.

After sending us the forms on support@openprovider.nl we will process these and return a form which will need to be signed by the future registrant.
After signing the document, please return this to support@openprovider.nl again and we will complete the registration for you.

Additional notes on a .com.lb transfer



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

Owner change (trade)


Other update




Restore / reactivate

  • Registry:
  • Registry whois:
  • Registry web based whois:
  • Registry zonefile updates:
Domain lifecycle
Technical information
  • Available second level domains: .net.lb, .org.lb
  • DNSSEC support:
  • 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? no
  • Local activity required? yes
  • Correct nameserver configuration required?
  • Local address of the domain owner is required.
  • Local address of the domain administrator is required.
  • A copy of the commercial licence (companies) or a copy of an Identity Card (individuals) is required.
  • The domain name must be similar to the company name.
  • Limited number of domains per registrant.
  • A copy of trademark documentation is required.
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:

Due to the regular changes in registry rules and configuration or missing information from registry side, and despite our effort to keep our knowledge base up-to-date, information in the knowledge base may be outdated or incorrect. If you encounter some issue, please report it through the "HotJar" feedback collector on the bottom right, or (if it is blocked by your browser) by clicking the "Submit a request" link below. No rights can be derived from the information in this knowledge base. If there is discrepancy between the knowledge base and the process in Openprovider, the process in Openprovider is leading.

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