List of Internet top-Level Domains

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					List of Internet top-level domains
 iTLD                  Entity                               Notes


        Address and Routing Parameter
.arpa                                 This is an internet infrastructure TLD.
        Area


                                        Diagnostic marker to indicate a root zone
.root   N/A
                                        load was not truncated.


 gTLD                  Entity                               Notes


                                        Must verify eligibility for registration; only
.aero   air-transport industry          those in various categories of air-travel-
                                        related entities may register.


                                        This is a TLD for companies, organizations,
.asia   Asia-Pacific region             and individuals based in the region of Asia,
                                        Australia, and the Pacific.


                                        This is an open TLD; any person or entity is
                                        permitted to register; however, registrations
.biz    business                        may be challenged later if they are not by
                                        commercial entities in accordance with the
                                        domain's charter.


                                        This is a TLD for websites in the Catalan
.cat    Catalan
                                        language or related to Catalan culture.


                                        This is an open TLD; any person or entity is
.com    commercial
                                        permitted to register.


.coop   cooperatives                    The .coop TLD is limited to cooperatives as
                                      defined by the Rochdale Principles.


                                      The .edu TLD is limited to institutions of
.edu    educational                   learning (mostly U.S.), such as 2 and 4-year
                                      colleges and universities.


                                      The .gov TLD is limited to U.S.
.gov    governmental                  governmental entities and agencies
                                      (commonly federal-level).


                                      This is an open TLD; any person or entity is
.info   information
                                      permitted to register.


                                      The .int TLD is strictly limited to
                                      organizations, offices, and programs which
.int    international organizations
                                      are endorsed by a treaty between two or
                                      more nations.


                                      The .jobs TLD is designed to be added after
                                      the names of established companies with
.jobs   companies                     jobs to advertise. At this time, owners of a
                                      "company.jobs" domain are not permitted to
                                      post jobs of third party employers.


                                      The .mil TLD is limited to use by the U.S.
.mil    United States Military
                                      military.


                                      Must be used for mobile-compatible sites in
.mobi   mobile devices
                                      accordance with standards.


.museum museums                       Must be verified as a legitimate museum.


                                      This is an open TLD; any person or entity is
.name   individuals, by name          permitted to register; however, registrations
                                      may be challenged later if they are not by
                                      individuals (or the owners of fictional
                                           characters) in accordance with the domain's
                                           charter


                                           This is an open TLD; any person or entity is
.net      network
                                           permitted to register.


                                           This is an open TLD; any person or entity is
.org      organization
                                           permitted to register.


                                           Currently, .pro is reserved for licensed
                                           doctors, attorneys, and certified public
.pro      professions                      accountants only. A professional seeking to
                                           register a .pro domain must provide their
                                           registrar with the appropriate credentials.


          Internet communication
.tel
          services


          travel and travel-agency related Must be verified as a legitimate travel-
.travel
          sites                            related entity.


 ccTLD     Country/dependency/region                           Notes


.ac       Ascension Island


.ad       Andorra


.ae       United Arab Emirates


.af       Afghanistan


.ag       Antigua and Barbuda
.ai   Anguilla


.al   Albania


.am   Armenia


.an   Netherlands Antilles


.ao   Angola


                               Defined as per the Antarctic Treaty as
.aq   Antarctica
                               everything south of latitude 60°S


.ar   Argentina


.as   American Samoa


.at   Austria


                               Includes Ashmore and Cartier Islands and
.au   Australia
                               Coral Sea Islands


.aw   Aruba


.ax   Åland


.az   Azerbaijan


.ba   Bosnia and Herzegovina
.bb   Barbados


.bd   Bangladesh


.be   Belgium


.bf   Burkina Faso


.bg   Bulgaria


.bh   Bahrain


.bi   Burundi


.bj   Benin


.bm   Bermuda


.bn   Brunei Darussalam


.bo   Bolivia


.br   Brazil


.bs   Bahamas


.bt   Bhutan


.bv   Bouvet Island       Not in use (Norwegian dependency; see .no)
.bw   Botswana


.by   Belarus


.bz   Belize


.ca   Canada


.cc   Cocos (Keeling) Islands


      Democratic Republic of the
.cd                                Formerly Zaire
      Congo


.cf   Central African Republic


.cg   Republic of the Congo


      Switzerland (Confoederatio
.ch
      Helvetica)


.ci   Côte d'Ivoire


.ck   Cook Islands


.cl   Chile


.cm   Cameroon


                                   Mainland China only: Hong Kong and
.cn   China, mainland
                                   Macau use separate TLDs.
.co   Colombia


.cr   Costa Rica


.cu   Cuba


.cv   Cape Verde


.cx   Christmas Island


.cy   Cyprus


.cz   Czech Republic


.de   Germany (Deutschland)


.dj   Djibouti


.dk   Denmark


.dm   Dominica


.do   Dominican Republic


.dz   Algeria (Dzayer)        Not available for private use


.ec   Ecuador


.ee   Estonia
.eg   Egypt


.er   Eritrea


.es   Spain (España)


.et   Ethiopia


                                       Restricted to companies and individuals in
.eu   European Union
                                       the European Union


.fi   Finland


.fj   Fiji


.fk   Falkland Islands


                                       Used for some radio related websites outside
.fm   Federated States of Micronesia
                                       Micronesia


.fo   Faroe Islands


                                       Can only be used by organisations or
.fr   France
                                       persons with a presence in France.


.ga   Gabon


                                       Seldom used; the primary ccTLD used is .uk
.gb   Great Britain
                                       for United Kingdom
.gd   Grenada


.ge   Georgia


.gf   French Guiana


.gg   Guernsey


.gh   Ghana


.gi   Gibraltar


.gl   Greenland


.gm   The Gambia


.gn   Guinea


.gp   Guadeloupe


.gq   Equatorial Guinea


.gr   Greece


      South Georgia and the South
.gs
      Sandwich Islands


.gt   Guatemala
.gu   Guam


.gw   Guinea-Bissau


.gy   Guyana


                                  Special administrative region of the People's
.hk   Hong Kong
                                  Republic of China.


      Heard Island and McDonald
.hm
      Islands


.hn   Honduras


.hr   Croatia (Hrvatska)


.ht   Haiti


.hu   Hungary


.id   Indonesia


.ie   Ireland (Éire)


.il   Israel


.im   Isle of Man


                                  Under INRegistry since April 2005 except:
.in   India
                                  gov.in, mil.in, ac.in, edu.in, res.in
.io   British Indian Ocean Territory


.iq   Iraq


.ir   Iran


.is   Iceland (Ísland)


                                       Restricted to companies and individuals in
.it   Italy (Italia)
                                       the European Union


.je   Jersey


.jm   Jamaica


.jo   Jordan


.jp   Japan


.ke   Kenya


.kg   Kyrgyzstan


.kh   Cambodia (Khmer)


.ki   Kiribati


.km   Comoros
.kn   Saint Kitts and Nevis


.kr   South Korea


.kw   Kuwait


.ky   Cayman Islands


.kz   Kazakhstan


.la   Laos


.lb   Lebanon


.lc   Saint Lucia


.li   Liechtenstein


.lk   Sri Lanka


.lr   Liberia


.ls   Lesotho


.lt   Lithuania


.lu   Luxembourg


.lv   Latvia
.ly   Libya


.ma   Morocco


.mc   Monaco


.md   Moldova


.mg   Madagascar


.mh   Marshall Islands


.mk   Republic of Macedonia


.ml   Mali


.mm   Myanmar


.mn   Mongolia


                                 Special administrative region of the People's
.mo   Macau
                                 Republic of China.


.mp   Northern Mariana Islands


.mq   Martinique


.mr   Mauritania
.ms   Montserrat


.mt   Malta


.mu   Mauritius


.mv   Maldives


.mw   Malawi


.mx   Mexico


.my   Malaysia


.mz   Mozambique


.na   Namibia


.nc   New Caledonia


.ne   Niger


.nf   Norfolk Island


.ng   Nigeria


.ni   Nicaragua


.nl   Netherlands
                                  Must be registered with a company in
.no   Norway
                                  Norway to register.


.np   Nepal


.nr   Nauru


                                  Commonly used for Scandinavian and
.nu   Niue                        Dutch websites, because in those languages
                                  'nu' means 'now'.


.nz   New Zealand


.om   Oman


.pa   Panama


.pe   Peru


.pf   French Polynesia            With Clipperton Island


.pg   Papua New Guinea


.ph   Philippines


.pk   Pakistan


.pl   Poland


.pm   Saint-Pierre and Miquelon
.pn   Pitcairn Islands


.pr   Puerto Rico


.ps   Palestinian territories   PA-controlled West Bank and Gaza Strip


                                Only available for Portuguese registered
.pt   Portugal
                                brands and companies


.pw   Palau


.py   Paraguay


.qa   Qatar


.re   Réunion


.ro   Romania


.ru   Russia


.rw   Rwanda


.sa   Saudi Arabia


.sb   Solomon Islands


.sc   Seychelles
.sd   Sudan


.se   Sweden


.sg   Singapore


.sh   Saint Helena


.si   Slovenia


      Svalbard and Jan Mayen   Not in use (Norwegian dependencies; see
.sj
      Islands                  .no)


.sk   Slovakia


.sl   Sierra Leone


.sm   San Marino


.sn   Senegal


.so   Somalia


.sr   Suriname


.st   São Tomé and Príncipe


.su   former Soviet Union      Still in use
.sv   El Salvador


.sy   Syria


.sz   Swaziland


.tc   Turks and Caicos Islands


.td   Chad


      French Southern and Antarctic
.tf
      Lands


.tg   Togo


.th   Thailand


.tj   Tajikistan


                                      Also used as a free domain service to the
.tk   Tokelau
                                      public


.tl   East Timor                      Old code .tp is still in use


.tm   Turkmenistan


.tn   Tunisia


.to   Tonga
                                     ISO code has changed to TL; .tl is now
.tp   East Timor
                                     assigned but .tp is still in use


.tr   Turkey


.tt   Trinidad and Tobago


                                     Much used by television broadcasters. Also
.tv   Tuvalu
                                     sold as advertising domains


                                     Used in the Republic of China, namely
.tw   Taiwan, Republic of China
                                     Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen, and Matsu.


.tz   Tanzania


.ua   Ukraine


.ug   Uganda


.uk   United Kingdom


      United States Minor Outlying
.um
      Islands


                                     Commonly used by U.S. State and local
.us   United States of America
                                     governments instead of .gov TLD


.uy   Uruguay


.uz   Uzbekistan
.va   Vatican City State


      Saint Vincent and the
.vc
      Grenadines


.ve   Venezuela


.vg   British Virgin Islands


.vi   U.S. Virgin Islands


.vn   Vietnam


.vu   Vanuatu


.wf   Wallis and Futuna


.ws   Samoa                        Formerly Western Samoa


.ye   Yemen


.yt   Mayotte


.yu   Yugoslavia                   Now used for Serbia and Montenegro


.za   South Africa (Zuid-Afrika)


.zm   Zambia
.zw   Zimbabwe

				
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