Domain Restoration

What is Redemption Grace Period (RGP)?

Domains will reach Redemption Grace Period state if a domain name have been expired and was not renew during the renewal grace period. Partners may refer to “Domain Renewal” FAQ for the renewal grace period for all domain suffixes.

How many days for the Redemption Grace Period (RGP)?

Top Level Domain Redemption Grace Period / Day(s) Can be Restored? Restoration Fee/USD


30 Yes 80
.global 30 Yes 160
.我爱你/.shop 30 Yes 200
.college 30 Yes 360
.商城 30 Yes 700
.host/.love/.design 30 Yes 120

30 Yes 80
30 Yes 80
.id 30 Yes 120
.mm 30 Yes 100
.hk/香港 60 Yes 26
30 Yes Renew with Usual Renewal Price
.eu 40 Yes 80
.jp 19 Yes 80
.travel 30 Yes 80
.cn/中国 15 Yes 120
.公司/.网络 15 Yes 200
.my 14 Yes Renew with Usual Renewal Price

.in (Registered under our provider before
23rd April 2009)


.li 12 Yes 80
.it/.uk 25 Yes 80
.co/ 15 Yes 90 45 Yes 80
.ar/.ca/.mx/.ws/ 30 Yes 80
.cx/.gs/.tl 28 Yes 25
.af/.ht/.nf/.sb 28 Yes 50
.mu 25 Yes 2000
.ki 28 Yes 200
.ae 29 Yes 80
.br 20 Yes 80
.ch 14 Yes 80
.hn 15 Yes 80
.fm 35 Yes 80
.DE 25 Yes 80
.RU 30 Yes 80

* To restore a domain, please email [email protected] for more details and the restoration fee will be charged accordingly.

What is purpose of having Redemption Grace Period (RGP)?

Redemption Grace Period provides the owner with one last chance to recover the domain before it is deleted; for example if the owner deleted the domain accidentally.

How to restore a domain name that under Redemption Grace Period (RGP)?

The Redemption Grace Period is costly, both in fees and effort. Partners should discourage from renew a domain name during RGP and encourage to renew domains before expiry or during the renewal grace period when a renewal can be conducted with the registry in real time and for no additional cost.

If partners have client who wishes to restore a domain name:

.sg – Upon restoration and renewal of the domain name, the new expiry date is 1 years from the date of restoration.

What will happen if I did not restore the domain?

If partners did not restore the domain under RGP, it will either drop into “pending delete” state in which the domain will be release for public re-registration soon or immediately release for public re-registration. Partners will not be able to get back the domain name in this stage.

Why WebNIC charge us for the restoration fee?

Restoration process is costly, both in fees and effort and the restoration fee is charge by the respective registry accordingly.