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Domain registrant type

When purchasing a domain, the registrant refers to the person who owns it - either a business or individual. Registrant type refers to the sector which they operate in.

This information is used for validating the domain data, so when you purchase a domain, it is important to correctly identify your registrant type.

This guide will explain the different registrant types available.

 

Registrant Types

Registrant type is a required field when purchasing a domain through Create. This ensures that this information is captured.

Below are the available registrant types.

Note that there are different registrant types available based on your location - UK and non-UK.

Companies operating in Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man are classified as Non-UK for the purposes of domain registrant type.