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99.99  /year





Booking period:

2 years

Delivery time:


Owner change




Description .ac.uk

The extension is available for academic entities bases in the United Kingdom.
Note : Les .uk ne peuvent être réservés que pour une période de 2 ans minimum.

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Hosting included
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Acceptance conditions
To register, the owner must be an organisation with a permanent physical presence in the United Kingdom and with the majority of its activities being funded by UK government funding agencies, or it is a learned society. In addition, one of the following conditions must be met:
  • It has central government funding to provide education at the tertiary level.
  • A portion of all its core activities relates to academic research funded by the state and where a reasonable proportion of the results are placed in the public domain in the United Kingdom.
  • Its main purpose is to provide support (other than teaching) to organisations who work with and provide other services, institutions of tertiary education or the research community
  • It has the status of a learned society, a society that exists to promote an academic discipline or group of disciplines. Most societies are non-profit organisations whose activities typically include holding regular conferences for the presentation and discussion of new research, and publishing or sponsoring academic journals in their discipline. Some also act as professional bodies, regulating the activities of their members in the public interest or the collective interests of its members.

The creation of a .ac.uk is subject to some restrictions.

Naming charter yes
Booking period: 2 years
Renewal period: 2 years
Delivery time: Immediate
Domain size: 3 to 63 characters
Whois link Direct access
Price 99.99

The renewal can be done from ovh.ie or from the Control Panel via the "my products" section.
If the domain name is not renewed in time, it will be in the redemption period (60 days) during which the owner will have the possibility to reactivate it by making a request to support.
Once the redemption period has expired, the domain name will be definitely deleted and will be available again.

Warning email: 60, 30, 15, 7 and 3 before the expiry date. yes
Directly from the site ovh.ie yes
From your Control Panel yes
Price 79.99
To transfer your domain name to OVH, simply place an order on our website by choosing transfer domain to OVH.

Time to complete the transfer operation 1 to 10 days
Price Free
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To initiate the change of ownership operation, you should contact the support which will edit an order.

Price Contact the support

The domain name owner has the possibility to restore by making a request to support.
Note: This operation is only possible when the domain name is still in redemption period.

Redemption period 60 days
Reactivation by the owner yes
Price Contact the support

Disk space 10MB
Monthly traffic included 1GB
Email accounts 1 x 2GB
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Start10M hosting yes yes yes
Contacts Complete Complete Complete
Batchmail yes yes yes
Prepaid account yes yes yes
DNS management Complete Complete Complete
Protection against theft yes yes yes
Anti-cybersquatting / Anti-typosquatting * - yes yes
Anti cyber-squatting on all extensions* - - yes
Maintien du service - - yes
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