How to transfer your Fasthosts domain to LCN

This guide will explain how to transfer your Fasthosts domain name to LCN. Moving your domain is simple and by transferring it to us you'll get great service, free features and competitive prices!

The transfer process varies depending on the type of domain you trying to move, however we’ve got you covered.

Lets get started…

Transferring UK domains (.co.uk, .org.uk, .me.uk, .uk) from Fasthosts to LCN

Navigate to admin.fasthosts.co.uk

  1. Log in to your Fasthosts account.
  2. Select Domain Names under the Hosting & Domains section.
  3. Click on the Fasthosts domain you wish to transfer, select Transfer options from the Contacts & Ownership section.
  4. Next, select Transfer to another provider.
  5. In the New IPS Tag field, enter LCN, then click Transfer Out.
  6. Next, go to the LCN domain transfers page.
  7. Enter your domain in the Domain name field and click +.

  8. Please note: a maximum of 20 domains can be transferred in one transaction.


  9. Click CONTINUE
  10. If your domain is more than one month from its expiry date the transfer is free. If not, you have the option to renew for a year which you can pay for whilst setting up the transfer.
  11. If you’re an existing customer login to your LCN account, otherwise create a new account.
  12. Once the transfer has been initiated, our system will automatically check for Fasthosts’ request to move your domain to us. This normally completes within 24 hours but is down to how quickly Fasthosts released your domain.

Transferring all other domains (.com, .net, .info etc...) from Fasthosts to LCN

Navigate to admin.fasthosts.co.uk

  1. Log in to your Fasthosts account.
  2. Select Domain Names under the Hosting & Domains section.
  3. Click on the Fasthosts domain you wish to transfer, select Transfer options from the Contacts & Ownership section.
  4. You will see the domains current locking status. If it shows as Locked, click the Unlock link in the Contacts & ownership section.
  5. On the Transfer Options page click the button Transfer to a different provider.
  6. You will then see the authorisation code, make a note of this as you’ll need it later.
  7. Next, go to the LCN domain transfers page.
  8. Enter your domain in the Domain name field and click +.

  9. Please note: a maximum of 20 domains can be transferred in one transaction.


  10. Click CONTINUE
  11. You'll then be prompted to enter the Auth code for the domain.
  12. The domain transfer will be added to your basket. The cost includes a one year extension to your domain’s expiry date.
  13. If you’re an existing customer login to your LCN account, otherwise create a new account.
  14. Fasthosts may then send you an email asking if you want to approve the outbound transfer of the domain.
  15. If the transfer isn’t approved, it’ll time out after five days and the process will need to be re-started.

That's it! You have now started your domain transfer from Fasthost to LCN.

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