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University of Cyprus
Introduced 1994
TLD type Country code top-level domain
Status Active
Registry University of Cyprus
Sponsor University of Cyprus
Intended use Entities connected with  Cyprus
Actual use Very popular in Cyprus
Registration restrictions Limited to Cyprus residents and registered companies/organizations; various restrictions for different subdomains
Structure Registrations are taken at third level beneath some second-level labels
Documents Legislation on .cy domain names
Dispute policies UDRP
Registry Website nic.cy

.cy is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Cyprus. Registration is limited to residents of Cyprus or companies and organizations registered with the government there; the personal or business registration number is required on registration. Some additional restrictions exist for various subdomains, but .com.cy is unrestricted to Cypriot entities.

Second level domains[edit]

  • ac.cy - Academic and research institutions.
  • net.cy - Internet or Network service providers.
  • gov.cy - Governmental institutions.
  • org.cy - Not for profit organisations.
  • pro.cy - Professional organizations.
  • name.cy - Natural persons.
  • ekloges.cy - Organizations or persons related to elections.
  • tm.cy - Officially registered trademarks.
  • ltd.cy - Private and public limited companies.
  • biz.cy - Any other registered company.
  • press.cy - Organizations and entities connected to the press.
  • parliament.cy - The Cyprus Parliament and associated entities.
  • com.cy - Commercial entities (unrestricted registration for Cypriot entities).
  • centralbank.cy - Central Bank of Cyprus

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