What domain extension is this?

.LK is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Sri Lanka.

What are the requirements & restrictions for this domain extension?

.LK domain is generally offered for organization, any organization from any country may register for .LK domain.

The domain administration contact must be the employee or authorize personnel of the registrant company. Registrant company name, first name and last name are unable to modify upon successful registration of a .LK domain. The DNS needs to be pre-configured before registering the .LK domain.

Individual may register .LK domain with purpose similar to the following:

  • Professionals
  • Artistes
  • Political Candidates – Letter signed by the candidate should be submitted

The .LK registration is a manual process and it requires approximately 1-3 working days to complete. We shall notify you on the registration status via email.

What kind of domain extension does WebNIC offer?

WebNIC currently offer .LK, .COM.LK, ORG.LK and .EDU.LK.

What document is required for this domain extension?


What is the length limitation for this domain extension?

Minimum 4 / Maximum 63 characters. Purely numeric is not allowed.

What is the terms of registration?

1, 2, 5 or 10 year(s)

Can I delete a domain after registered?

.LK domain is not allowed to be deleted upon successful of registration.

What is the terms of renewal?

1, 2, 5 or 10 years

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

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

90 days
Renewal Grace Period
Redemption Grace Period
Pending Delete

If partner did not renew the domain name, it will be released for public re-registration approximately 90 days from the domain expiration date. Please note that domain re-registration is based on first-come, first-serve basis.

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

Due to registrar transfer function for .LK has yet launched. We will notify partners once this function is ready.

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

Partners are allowed to initiate reseller transfer for .LK 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?

WebNIC do provide IDN. LK domain name.

Reseller can refer to reseller panel register domain to find out what language is providing.