.EU is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the European Union and is only available to those businesses and individuals located in the EU.

Special requirements/restrictions for a .eu domain name are as below:-

  • In order to register a .eu domain name, registrants must meet one of the following criteria:
    • Undertakings having their registered office, central administration or principal place of business within the European Community;
    • Organizations established within the European Community without prejudice to the application of national law;
    • Natural person's resident within the European Community.
  • Address and country must be within the European Union (EU).
Minimum of 2 / maximum of 63 characters allowed.
The term of registration is 1-10 years.

.eu domains are managed on a calendar month cycle, which means that all domain expiration dates will occur only on the last day of the calendar month in which it was registered.

For example, if customer register a .eu domain for 1 year term on 15 January 2007, the expiration date for this .eu domain will be on 31 January 2008 instead of 15 January 2008.

Redemption Grace Period for .eu domain name is a period of 40 days.

28 renewal grace period -- > 40 days Redemption grace period (quarantine period)--> No pending delete

The term of registration is 1 year.
No renewal grace period -> No Redemption grace period -> No pending delete