The registry for .name is Verisign.
- Transfer procedure
The transfer costs include a renewal of the domain. The registration period will change, 1 year renewal will be added to the original expiry date. You need an authcode from your provider to be able to transfer this TLD.
A .NAME registration is limited to your own family name.
- Class: (CCTLD of gTLD)
This TLD is a gTLD.
- Grace renewal
.name uses a 39 days grace renewal period. In this period the domain can be renewed after the expire date.
After deleting/expiring of a domain of this type, the domain will enter into a redemption period of 30 days. After this the domain will enter into a pending delete state for 5 days, after which it will become available for registration. During the redemption period, the domain can be restored by us.
Minimum 3 characters. Maximum 63 characters. You can't start or end .NAME domain names with a ("-") sign. And a ("-") can't be in the third of fourth position.