.JP is a ccTLD for Japan.
Japan is located in East Asia. Currently, Japan is one of the most innovative and technologically advanced countries in the world.
Nowadays .jp is the 2nd most popular ccTLD used in Asia. The .jp extension has more than 1,500,00 registrations. The .jp domain has been around since 1986. The .jp extension is a good way to represent a business in Japan. Using the .jp extension will help reach the Japanese market better and will bring to the trust of local customers.
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The domain name can be activated when the payment is complete and we have all the requested documents (including the payment confirmation). .jp domain names are available for 1 year(s). The domain registration time frame for .jp during general availability is 24 hours.
Notice: If the Registrar or Registrant submits incomplete information, Registry reserves its right to request from the Registrar to submit respective data. If the requested data is not provided the Registry is authorized to suspend functioning of the Domain Name.
In case you don't have a local contact trustee service is provided. For some ccTLDs it is paid service.
At present, the .jp domain zone does not provide means to hide the information of the domain owner. All information (name, address, email, etc.) will be displayed in WHOIS.
The transfer process performs based on EPP code. The registrant should request the code from the losing registrar and provide the gaining one.
The transfer code is valid for 7 days only. So, if it expires it needs to be generated again. The transfer process completed in 7 working days. Only after that, the domain can be managed by the owner.
If the Registrant via the intermediation does not renew the domain name, it will be Suspended during the 30 (thirty) days period from the expiry date of the domain name registration. After the lapse of the 30 (thirty) days period, the Registry is obliged to cancel domain name registration and delete data related to the domain name from the Domain Name Register. The domain will become available for everyone.
The main purpose of domain name Registries, including .jp domain registry, is to keep all information about registered domains together with the registrant names and other data.
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