Learn more about .SU domains
The .SU domain is a so-called ccTLD domain name. The abbreviation ccTLD stands for Country Code Top Level Domain. A ccTLD domain is a top-level domain name that is used to define the domain for a particular country or a geographical area, in this case . The main registrar for this domain is Russian Institute for Development of Public Networks (ROSNIIROS).
General domain information
Domains are managed by various companies and organizations. Therefore, there are various provisions that must be followed when registering a domain.
The min. and max. allowed length of the domain name.
|3 to 63 characters|
Special characters allowed (IDN)
Some domains allow special characters in the domain.
|Registration Period||1 Year(s)|
|Renewal Period||1 to 10 Years|
Auth Code required
The auth code is only required for transfers.
You can start searching for a domain right away. Our system will check the above provisions during the search and notify you if the domain deviates from them. If you have any questions regarding these provisions, please feel free to contact us.
This domain is subject to certain restrictions and can only be registered if the following conditions are met:
The .SU domain is open to everyone. However, the registry will review the application on a case-by-case basis and may request additional documents before approving or refusing it (passport, id card, certificate of incorporation...).
Even if USSR (Soviet Union) dissolved in December of 1991 and the domain supposed to be phased out, the .SU domain still lives 25 years later and counts more than 100 000 registered domains.
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