Transfer a domain

You can also see dedicated guide to transferring generic domain names.

Before the transfer, make sure that:

  • The domain is active and expires in more than 60 days
  • The domain has been created for at least 60 days
  • The email addresses of the owner, administrator and technical contacts are valid and visible in the whois (this is the email address that will be sent the validation request)
  • The domain is unlocked at the current registrar and that you have received the authorisation code which is required when ordering and/or validating the transfer.

Why transfer your domain to OVH?

yes One year's management of your domain name included with your transfer *

yes Your site is always visible even during the transfer. Subscribe to one of our hosting offers and upload files to your site. By choosing the OVH DNS during your domain transfer, your site will always be visible to Internet users .

yes Enjoy inclusive services such as:

- 1MB of web space, ideal for beginners in website creation
- 2GB of email addresses
- Protection against unauthorised transfers
- Web redirections

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* Except the extensions whose transfer is free.