The Hong Kong domain name
Companies incorporated in Hong Kong
can choose to purchase a domain
name that will help them establish an online presence and promote their business. Hong Kong has a separate domain code
from China, which allows businesses incorporated here to be distinct from those in the Mainland.
The Hong Kong domain code is .hk and various other extensions like .com or .org ca be used in front of the “hk” code. The Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation is the one authorised by the Government to oversee the administration of the Hong Kong domain names.
Business owners in Hong Kong
who want to purchase a domain name
must do so from one of the accredited registrars who provide internet registration services
. Our company registration agents in Hong Kong
can help you purchase a domain name
Domain categories in Hong Kong
Domain names in Hong Kong can contain Chinese characters or an English name. Restrictions exist as per the use of mixed characters: at least one Chinese character is needed in a Chinese domain name and those domains that are registered in English cannot contain a Chinese character.
, non-profit organizations and network service providers can have an additional abbreviation, as follows: .com
Assistance for domain name registration in Hong Kong
Most accredited registrars
will conclude domain name registrations
for a minimum period of one year. The domain name buyer
will need to provide a few documents, as requested. The business registration certificate will need to be provided in some cases, especially when purchasing a domain name
for a company registered in Hong Kong
The domain name must have a minimum and a maximum length, numbers and hyphens are allowed. The registration of the new domain name can take between one and three days and the subscription can be renewed.
Our company registration consultants in Hong Kong
can help you register a domain name for a local legal entity
or for an international company. If you have questions regarding domain name registration
please do not hesitate to contact our agents