Price increase on .io on January 21, 2021

Dec 21, 2020  - written by  in Domain names

The registry Top Level Domain Registry – Internet Computer Bureau Ltd, has notified Gandi that starting January 1, 2021 at 00:00 UTC (December 31 at 4:00 PM Pacific), the registration price for .io domain names will be increasing.

We’re aware this price increase may have a negative impact on you. However, due to the cost increase, Gandi has no choice but to pass on the price increase as of January 21, 2021.

For more information, please read the open letter from Stephan Ramoin, Gandi’s CEO on the price increases: 

Please see the new prices at Gandi in Grid A (in USD), for . io domain creation, renewal transfer and restore below:

  • Creation and renewal: $42.18 (current price $38.00*) 
  • Transfer : $38.85*  (current price $35.00*) 
  • Restore: $134.16 (current price $129.00*) 
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*Prices listed in USD