Brief regulationsDomain .cologne (Germany).
All presented fees for .cologne domains are Net value, tax excluded, and apply to 1 year upkeep
VAT tax in local rate will be applied to the subjects based in the European Union which are not registered as an active VAT EU entities and to all subjects from Poland
Information regarding registration of .COLOGNE domains
How to register .COLOGNE domainIn order to register German .cologne domain name, enter your chosen domain, together with it's .cologne extension in a search box above and check if it's available by clicking Search. You may also contact our Support directly and let us know the domain name you are interested in for manual check.
Frequently Asked Questions
for .COLOGNE domains
Are there any German registry's restrictions in force when ordering .cologne domain?
No. In general there are no additional requirements in order to register .cologne domains
Is the local company in Germany required in order to register .cologne domain?
No. In order to buy .cologne domain there is no need in having a local company registered in Germany
Is the local administrative contact in Germany required in order to register .cologne domain?
No. You don't have to assign any local contact for .cologne domain in Germany
I already own German trademark which is identical to my chosen .cologne domain, or own any other active trademarks, would this help me in aquiring .cologne domain?
No. Registered German trademarks or other trademarks do not have any major impact on .cologne domain registration possibilities in Germany
Can I register any domain name with .cologne ending?
Yes. Any names are allowed within .cologne zone (including generic and dictionary words), however registry in Germany may have a list of forbidden domains and registration of such names would not be possible
Can I register German domain .cologne with non-standard ASCII characters (IDN)?
No. Currently it is not possible to register .cologne domains with non-standard characters outside ASCII alphabet.
If you still want to register .cologne domain (IDN) with national non-standard characters, please contact us
What is the minimum and maximum length of a domain name with .cologne ending?
German domains must consist between the minimum 2 and maximum of 63 characters
Is there any limit in the amount of .cologne domains that could be registered in Germany?
No. Domain registry in Germany allows an unlimited amount of registered .cologne domains per single entity
Is there any way to check who is the owner of previously registered .cologne domain?
You could try to check whois server response in German registry WHOIS database for chosen .cologne domain
Our free .cologne whois tool is available here:
The information regarding domains .cologne in Germany presented on this page and .cologne TLD prices are not an offer in the meaning of the Civil Code. Displayed data and German .cologne domain logo are for information purposes only.
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Available payment methods
We accept the following payment methods for .cologne domains:
- wire bank transfer
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- credit cards, online payments, PayPal