The .ie domain extension is restricted in the sense that is can be purchased by anyone who can prove a connection to Ireland.
.IE Domain Registration
Register a .ie domain for your website today!
What is a .ie domain?
As the national domain extension for Ireland, a .ie domain name is the most effective way to reach the Irish market. It will allow you to extend your reach to include a broader local area within the beautiful Emerald Isle.
Register your .ie domain from LCN today.
Why choose a .ie domain?
Just a few good reasons to choose a .ie domain:
- To engage with the Irish market by building a strong presence locally
- To improve your SEO -.ie domains rank better on Google.ie
- To shout from the rooftops that your business has a connection to Ireland
A .ie domain name is a super way for your website to rank better in local search engines, as well as appealing to the Irish market.
Buy your .ie domain from LCN today.
Who can buy a .ie domain?
The .ie domain is a restricted domain extension and is available to anyone who can prove a connection to the island of Ireland.
All .ie domains must supply supporting documentation to complete the application process. The required documentation depends on which category you fall under – but don’t worry! We’ll be in touch to help you through the application process.
Purchase your .ie domain extension from LCN today.
Why buy your .ie domain from LCN.com?
When you buy a domain name from us, you’re well looked after from the get-go. Our domain registration and renewal prices are among the very best in the UK, and our buying process is so easy. Your online journey starts with LCN.
Start your online journey with LCN.com.
Our support is second to none – based in the UK and available 7 days a week.
A brand you can trust
We’ve been doing this a long time! Today, we manage over 450,000 domains for over 70,000 happy customers.
Freebies with every domain
You’ll get a free email address, a free 1-page website**, and free Domain Proxy with every domain registered with us, so you'll have everything you need to get started.
How much does a .ie domain cost?
Full prices on .ie domain extensions can be found below:
|1 year price||2 years price||5 years price||10 years price|
|.ie transfer||£24.99 one off fee|
You can find our complete list of .ie domain registration and renewal fees on the website.
Browse .ie domain alternatives
If the .ie extension is unavailable or just not quite right for your business website, consider an alternative.
The web address you would like could still be available as .comView .com
If you’re UK-based but targeting the Dutch market, .co.uk is good tooView .co.uk
For comms, tech, or start-up businesses, consider .net as an alternativeView .net
Frequently asked questions about .ie domains
Who can purchase a .ie domain name extension?
Is the .ie domain extension a ccTLD?
Yes, it is. ‘ccTLD’ stands for ‘country code Top-level Domain’. A Top-level Domain is the part of a web address after the last full stop, like .com and .net. When ‘cc’ is added to ‘TLD’, it tells us that a TLD is country specific.
Can I transfer my .ie domain from another provider to LCN?
Absolutely. You just need to get in touch with your current provider and request the EPP code (also known as an authorisation code). With this code you are able to start the transfer process directly from your LCN Account. If you need help, give us a call us on 0345 363 3637.
What does it cost to transfer a .ie domain to LCN?
We charge a £24.99 + VAT transfer fee to transfer your .ie domain to LCN.
* The following suffixes are on offer for £0.00 when registered for 1 year using the embedded voucher code - .CO.UK. & .UK & .ORG.UK. This offer applies to new purchases only. The following suffix is on offer for £1.99 when registered for 1 year using the embedded voucher code - .COM. The offer applies to new purchases only. These offers limit you to one £0.00 .CO.UK domain, one £0.00 .UK domain, one £0.00 .ORG.UK domain and one £1.99 .COM domain per account, in a single transaction. Any abuse of the offer, e.g. multiple redemptions, will lead to the order being cancelled and refunded. LCN Limited reserve the right to refuse orders for any reason, including rejecting orders processed outside of the United Kingdom. Additionally, the following extensions will be offered at the prices shown when registered on-site for one year: .online - £3.00, .store - £3.00, .tech - £3.00, .site - £3.99, .website - £3.00, .fun - £3.00, space - £3.00, .app - £12.00, .net - £7.95, .org - £7.95, .info - £6.95, .biz - £6.95 and .uk.com - £22.99. Following the conclusion of the promotion, the domains will be charged at standard LCN rates which can be found here. For EU customers, VAT rates payable will be subject to your country of residence. LCN Limited reserves the right to end, extend and or amend this offer and/or the terms and conditions at any time without prior notice. All offers are for the first billing period only, do not apply to renewals, are limited to online transactions and cannot be used where free domain offers have already been redeemed. Offers cannot be used in conjunction with any others and may be withdrawn at any time at the discretion of LCN.com. Standard terms & conditions apply.