With a wide-range of domain name extensions to choose from, it's important you understand which domain is best for your website.
A guide on what each domain extension is commonly used for, the cost and their minimum registration period.
|Domain type||Registration period||
All prices ex VAT (Charged at 20%)
|.co.uk||1 - 10 years||
|Perfect for all UK uses.|
|.org.uk||1 - 10 years||
|Used by not-for-profit organisations.|
|.me.uk||1 - 10 years||
|Ideal for individuals.|
|.ltd.uk||1 - 10 years||
|For UK limited companies - domain name must match registered company name.|
|.plc.uk||1 - 10 years||
|For UK public limited companies - domain name must match registered company name.|
|.com||1 - 10 years||
|Perfect for all international uses.|
|.co||1 - 5 years||
|The new short, memorable domain extension for your company or brand.|
|.eu||1 year||£8.89||Relatively new so availability is often better. Available for anyone operating out of Europe.|
|.org||1 - 10 years||£9.49||Often used by international, not-for-profit organisations.|
|.net||1 - 10 years||£9.49||Used as a worldwide domain for multiple brands linked from one website, or where .com is not available.|
|.info||1 - 10 years||£8.89||Increasingly popular alternative to .com|
|.biz||1 - 10 years||£9.49||Often used as an alternative to .com especially for businesses.|
|.name||1 - 10 years||£8.89||The international domain for individuals.|
|.tv||1 - 10 years||£30.99||Used by television programmes and companies.|
|.mobi||1 - 10 years||£14.99
|Designed specifically for the delivery of web content and services to mobile devices.|
|.xxx||1 - 10 years||£69.99
|Protect your brand and block .XXX domains that use the names of your brands and products.|
* Price based on 2 to 10 year registrations. 1 year registrations charged at £3.99pa ex VAT.
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