American Domains: Honduras (.hn)
Important: When entering your search string don't write “www” or the Honduran domain type, ie. “hn”. Therefore to search “www.bb-online.hn” 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 .hn domains your future Honduran domain, click here!
Once the domain is registered
All Honduran 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 Honduran 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 Honduran domain name registrar.
BackgroundThe Republic of Honduras has been issued the ccTLD ".hn", registrations under .hn are available to anyone on a first-come first-served basis. You don't need a local presence in Honduras to register under .hn, but if you are registering a domain name for a company, you must be able to provide proof that the company has been registered. The registry state:
The minimum number of characters for a Honduras domain name is 3, although the registry suggest 5, and the maximum is 63, although the registry suggest 24 for practical purposes.
Registrations are made directly under the second level ".hn", for example your-domain-name.hn. When registering a .hn domain name, the registry state that a letter of request, on letterheaded paper, signed and sealed by the company's legal representative is sent to the registry. This can be sent by post, fax or email.
If you want to register a hn domain name, please contact us and we can discuss the letter of application the registry request.
There are some prohibited names, a domain name can't match an existing internet protocol, for example the following domain names are reserved:
- Population is estimated to be 7,483,763 people
- Gross Domestic Product is $12.279 billion US Dollars
- Languages recognised in Honduras are Spanish
International domain names from BB Online since 1997