Oceania & Pacific Domains: Antarctica (.aq)
Important: When entering your search string don't write “www” or the Antarctican domain type, ie. “aq”. Therefore to search “www.bb-online.aq” enter “bb-online” and nothing else.
The only letters allowed within a domain name are: a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z - 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9. Spaces are NOT ALLOWED.
To register .aq domains your future Antarctican domain, click here!
Once the domain is registered
All Antarctican domain names registered with us are stored on our international server. Domains registered with us are automatically provided with their own under-construction page - this notifies potential registrants that the name has been acquired and is now registered. The under-construction page is offered free of charge and may be used indefinitely.
It is possible for Web and/or Mail forwarding to be provided for Antarctican domains.
Domain transfer/release fees are charged are by a majority of registrars, but BB Online make no charge to transfer a domain to another Antarctican domain name registrar.
Background.aq is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Antarctica. It is reserved for organizations that conduct work in Antarctica or promote the Antarctic and Southern Ocean regions. It is administered by Peter Mott of Mott and Associates of Auckland, New Zealand.
Conventional internet connection can only be accomplished through the use of a satellite connection system or satellite based devices.
International domain names from BB Online since 1997