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The .CH domain extension is the country code domain (ccTLD) for Switzerland. No registration requirements mean we can all have a .CH domain name. Any entity or individual connected to Switzerland can register a .CH domain name. From global financial businesses to bloggers, the .CH domain extension will get your website noticed. It should be highlighted that whilst registration of a .CH domain name does not require a local address, if the .CH registry asks, you’ll need to provide a mailing address within 30 calendar days. Best be ready!
Switzerland has a prosperous and stable market economy. Low unemployment and a per capita GDP that's one of the highest in the world. This, along with economic and political stability, low corporate tax, and an excellent infrastructure - creates a highly competitive economy. It's banking secrecy makes the country highly desirable for investors, with banking as one of the most important industries in Switzerland.
It's not a member of the EU but to boost its international competitiveness, Switzerland is now more in line with the EU's economic practices.
Why the letters CH for the Swiss domain? It stands for Confoederatio Helvetica, the Latin name for Switzerland. The choice is intended to demonstrate its neutrality with regard to the four official languages of the country; it’s also used on vehicle number plates.
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If you’re looking for a domain that’s exclusive to Swiss businesses, the .SWISS domain extension is limited to organisations with a Swiss Enterprise ID. The registration requirements are strict and the domain names are monitored to check for noncompliance, it's a very secure domain.
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Below are a list of the requirements and features for registering a .CH domain name.
The .CH registry does not require a local address but if requested by the registry, registrants will need to provide a mailing address within 30 calendar days or lose their domain name.
The .CH registry will partly conceal your contact details so that only your name and postal address will be accessible to the public.
This transfer process only applies to domain names with the same Owner contact. If you require assistance transferring your domain portfolio, please contact our sales team who will be happy to help.Transfer a .ch
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|Transfer fee||€29.50 (1 year extension included)|
|Reactivation fee||€25.00 + (Renewal fee)|
|Minimum length||3 characters|
|Maximum length||63 characters|
|Hyphen||Allowed (middle only)|
|Minimum subscription period||1 year|
|Minimum renewal period||1 year|
|Renewal increment||1 year|
|Registration delay||1-3 days|
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