.GE is the country code for Georgia, which is a sovereign state in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. It shares borders with Russia, Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and has a coastline along the Black Sea. Georgia has an estimated population of approximately 4.5 million people and the official language is Georgian.
The foundations of the domain zone .GE were laid in 1992, and the demand has been growing exponentially alongside the increasing number of internet users. However, the demand for .GE seems to have reached a plateau phase, mostly due to the strict purchase rules. The .GE registration is provided on the "first come first served" basis.
Your domain name can be activated when the payment is complete and we have all the requested documents (including the payment confirmation).
The registration may take up to 3 working days.
Physical entities who are not residing or registered in Georgia, or are not citizens of Georgia (do not possess an ID card) are not eligible to register a .GE domain.
Due to company regulations, registration can only be conducted amongst Georgian citizens. A key registration requirement is that both the administrative and the technical contact must reside in Georgia.
A legal entity which does not have a registered office in the territory of Georgia has the right to register a domain name through a legal entity registered in Georgia.
GlobalR has a trustee service for legal entities and also for individuals who want to gain a .GE domain name. Our company will be your trustee in order to register your desired .GE domain name.
For legal entities, the domain privacy is not available. For physical entities, the service is available and can be provided with the trustee service. Also, please note that for the domain name activation you will require “Whois service”.
Please note that, in case of individuals, customers will be able to see company name data in your in Whois records. However, all the rights on the domain name belong to the customer who has registered it.
A domain must also have been registered for more than 60 days before you are allowed to transfer registrars. The owner needs to make an annual payment for the domain before transferring it.
To change the owner of .GE domain name, the current owner should refuse his/her right to the domain and, in that period, the new owner needs to provide the requested documents and make the appropriate payment. Domain name will be cancelled and registered for a new customer.
Although .GE is a ccTLD of Georgia, it is alternatively used for GErmany and the US state of GEorgia as well.
In the beginning of the year 2015 .DE, ccTLD of Germany was the third most popular ccTLD in the world with more than 15 million registered domains. Many customers have started to use .GE for Germany and are satisfied, due to the fact that they have a wider range of names to choose from in comparison with .DE.
At the beginning 2015, there were approximately 30K registered .GE domains. In other words, the .GE zone is only 3% taken in comparison with .DE and there are a large number of great domains still available.
Consequently, .GE may just be the most suitable alternative for your business identification in GErmany. If you wish to open a new website for your company (associated with Germany), there is a great chance to obtain your desired domain name with the .GE domain.
By directly cooperating with us, you can offer your customers ccTLD .GE and SLDs services, all at great market prices.