Reserve your .paris domain name
When reserving your domain name, it is essential to choose one or more extensions or suffixes (TLDs) to come after the name. It is sometimes advisable to consider several, depending on your site architecture(s), type of activity, brand image, SEO or even geographical presence.
Included with your domain name
Link your domain name to your website, manage your email addresses, and configure your subdomains directly from the OVHcloud Control Panel.
Secure DNS authentication with your domain name (to be enabled).
Protection against theft
Protect yourself against fraudulent domain name transfer requests.
Redirect your domain name to a webpage of your choice.
The life cycle of .paris
Creating your .paris domain name
What is a .paris domain name?
As Paris is very active in economic and digital life, the city wanted to offer its own domain name to support local activity. This new .PARIS, extension, approved by AFNIC, aims to increase the visibility of residents and professionals based in the capital.
The Paris region with access to the .paris domain has over 12 million people. These are as many individuals or entities that will be able to develop their local identity on the web thanks to this extension.
Why use a .paris?
.paris is the official domain name of the French capital, which is a national and international reference. It conveys an image of culture and prestige, immediate and universal, that speaks to every person. So the use of this extension on your site includes you in this image, since you locates on the premises.
In addition, registering a .paris domain name will secure your name or trademark with this new extension, strengthen the presence of your name or trademark and prevent it from being used by a third party.
Or it could be the opportunity for you to use a term, name or mark no longer available with other domain extensions.
Who can get a .paris ?
The .paris domain name is available to residents, professionnals, associations, retailers or any other person who can justify a direct or indirect attachment to the Paris region (departments 75, 77, 78, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95).
Details of the launch phases can be found here.
|Booking Period||1 to 10 years|
|Renewal Period||1 to 10 years|
|Domain size||3 to 63 characters|
|Internationalised domain names (IDN) supported||No|
.paris domain name renewal
|Warning emails 60, 30, 15, 7 and 3 days before the expiry date:||✓|
|Email the day of expiration for notification of suspension of a domain name.||✓|
|Email following the Redemption Grace Period for notification of deletion of domain name.||✓|
|Renew directly on www.ovhcloud.com||✓|
|Renew via your Control Panel||✓|
.paris domain name transfer
|Time to complete the transfer||5 - 10 days|
.paris domain name owner change
.paris domain name reactivation
|Redemption period||30 days|
|Reactivation by the owner||✓|