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.LU domain

The official country domain of Luxembourg

This domain is listed in the categories: German, French, Europe, All
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Useful information about .lu domains

Trends & General Information

Since 1988 .lu domain is the official Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) from Luxembourg. Responsible Registry is the RESTENA (Réseau Téléinformatique de l'Education Nationale et de la Recherche) based in Luxembourg. Originally it was only possible, to buy and register the desired .lu domain by post or by fax - since September 2006 the competent registry has introduced a new system, which allows the order of your domain in real time.

Now, it is possible for every Internet user around the world to buy and register his desired .lu domain easily and in real time. easyname is your competent domain and hosting partner - check out our conditions and take a look to our portfolio.

General information about the .lu domain extension

Domain transfer .lu domain transfer is possible
Transfer auth-code No auth-code is required for the transfer of a .lu domain
Domain security You cannot set a transfer key to your .lu domain
Change of ownership Change of ownership is possible for .lu domains
Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) Your .lu domain can contain special characters
Numeric domains A .lu domain may only contain numbers
Registry RESTENA Foundation (Website | Regulations)


New registration 1 year
Renewal 1 year
Duration of registration It takes up to 1 hours to register the .lu-domain
Notice period The notice period for termination is 4 days before the domain expires.

Special provisions if you want to buy a .lu domain

Domain length If you buy a lu-domain, it is allowed to have 3 - 63 signs.
Do not place hyphens at the beginning or at the end of a domain nor put 2 consecutive ones (e.g. aa--bb.lu).

Further information on .lu domains


Particularly in Luxembourg itself and in the border region, so Belgium, Germany, France and the Switzerland the .lu domain is often used; just commercial institutions and companies frequently buy and register the top-level domain .lu to demonstrate an economic and cultural orientation to Luxembourg. Also private individuals are allowed to register a personal .lu domain - nationality and residence are not important for ordering this kind of domain.

Do you want to easily buy and register your personal top-level domain from Luxembourg? Then decide for easyname - excellent service and fair conditions are waiting for you. We register your domain in real time to keep the prices low. We want to make your attention on some condition: When choosing your domain, between 3 and 63 characters are available, of course you may like to use special characters, numbers within your domain, as well as pure numeric domains.

You are looking for an alternative domain, for example, as an addition to your registered .lu domain? Due to the geographical proximity we recommend you to buy and register the country-specific domain of the Switzerland with extension. ch, the Belgian top-level domain .be and .eu - the official domain of the European Union.


In the year 2010 the competent registry based in Luxembourg already recorded over 50,000 registered domains. Statistically approximately 10 percent of all Luxembourg have registered their own .lu domain. But not all orders are from Luxembourg, there are also numerous foreign users who buy and register their personal .lu domain, therefore this percentage will be a little lower.

In any case, the team at easyname recommends you to act as quickly as possible! Don't give a chance to your potential competitors - buy and register your .lu domain easily online at easyname. Please feel free to drop us a line: Contact us via the contact form or write an E-Mail directly to support@easyname.com - we are looking forward to help you!

Price information

New registration £34.90
Annual fee £34.90
Setup £0.00
Transfer (including annual fee) £34.90
Domain changes £0.00
Change of ownership £34.90

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