.CH

What domain extension is this?

.CH is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Switzerland.

What are the requirements & restrictions for this domain extension?

There are no restrictions on who can register a .CH domain name. Any individual or organization from any country can register for a .CH domain. Although the registrant does not require to have local address but if require by the registry, registrant is require to provide a mailing address in 30 calendar days, failure to do so could result to domain name being deleted.

The registration for .CH domain name is process manually and require 3 – 5 working days to complete.

What kind of domain extension does WebNIC offer?

WebNIC currently offer only .CH.

What document is required for this domain extension?

No.

What is the length limitation for this domain extension?

Minimum 3 / Maximum 63 characters.

What is the terms of registration?

1 year.

Can I delete a domain after registered?

Yes, you are allowed to delete the domain after registered, however registration fee isnot refundable. To delete a .CH domain, the registrant requires issuing a formal authorization letter, and provides supporting document to prove for identity.

What is the terms of renewal?

1 year.

How does the Domain Life Cycle work for this domain extension?

After a .CH domain was expired, it will go through below life cycle:

13 days
Renewal Grace
Period
  14 days
Redemption Grace Period
  No
Pending Delete

If partner did not renew or restore the domain name, it will be released for public re-registration approximately 27 days from the domain expiration date. Please note that domain re-registration is on first-come, first-serve basis.

What is the procedure for transferring the domain registrar under this domain extension?

Yes.
partners are allowed to initiate registrar transfer for .CH domain name. Please note that domain will be extended for 1 year after completion.

What is the procedure for transferring the domain reseller under this domain extension?

Yes.
Partners are allowed to initiate reseller transfer for .CH domain name. Please note that domain will be extended for 1 year after completion.

Please refer to Reseller Transfer for more detail information

Does WebNIC provide Internationalized Domain name (IDN) for this domain extension?

No, WebNIC does not provide IDN.CH domain name.
Reseller can refer to reseller panel register domain to find out what language is providing.