How to register domain in Nepal?


How to register domain in Nepal?

How  to register domain in Nepal
How  to register domain in Nepal

Here is the complete guide for How to register domain in Nepal?  So, if you are new in website designing, blogging or you have any organization and want to register free .np domain but don't know how to register it in Nepal then read this article completely. 

What is .np Domain?

Basically it is a country code top level domain  (ccTLD) which is free of cost for registration to the Nepali citizens. The service is provided by the mercantile communication private limited and website is which provides only Nepal's official .np domain registration service. 

If you have any institute or any organization and want to register .np domain then you can apply for registration of .np domain to this website and you do not need to pay for it. It is totally free of cost.

Normal domains has it's expiry date and we can use them for 1 or 2 years after registered into our name but this .np domain has not any expiry date i.e. we can use it for lifetime and all the controls over the domain is in our hand.

This type of domain recognizes the official websites of Nepal which is used inside country and identified with a country code.

There are many domain extensions available (with .np) that you can register for free and use it for your website but some criteria and eligibility has been applied. For example, if you want to register domain then you should have an educational institute which is mandatory for this domain extension.

The extensions and criteria for them are listed below: : It is used for any person or entity : It is limited to cooperatives. : It can be register and used for educational institutes only. : It is only for governmental entities and agencies. : It is open, any person and entities and register it. It is only for Nepal military. :  It is open, any person and entities and register it. : It is used by distributed network of computers. : It is used for organizations.

Documents required for .np domain registration

1. For official request:
  • Certificate of registration of company/organization.
  • PAN registration Certificate.
  • Tax clearance Certificate.
  • An Application letter with authorized signature and stamp.  
2. For Personal request:
  • Scanned copy of Nepali citizenship/Driving license/ Voters ID card
  • An Application letter with signature
The sample of Application letter should be of following type:

To,                                                                              Date: 5/10/2020
The Host manager
The mercantile communication pvt. Ltd
Kathmandu, Nepal

                                 Subject: For registration of Domain
Dear Sir/Madam, 
            I would like to register domain for personal use. I have already applied online registration form from your website attached with scanned copy of Nepali citizenship which is required document. 
  I will be glad if you register my domain.  I hope I will get a positive response soon.

Domain name:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Yours Sincerely

How to register domain ?

Step1#:  Go to the website

Step2#: Check for domain avaibility.

how to register domain in Nepal

Step3#: Click on Register now.

how to register domain in Nepal

Step4#: Click on create user.

how to register domain in Nepal

Step5#: Fill Name, mail ID, password and click on create account.

how to register domain in Nepal

Step6#: You will receive a verification mail, go to the Gmail inbox and click on verify.

how to register domain in Nepal

Step7#: You will redirected to sign in window just enter your mail ID and password and                   click on sign in.

how to register domain in Nepal

Step8#: Fill the details and click on save and continue.(enter and                     on name server).

Step9#: Attach your cover letter and citizenship and click on request domain.

You have successfully applied for registration for your domain for free. After     completing these steps you have to wait for approval. It will take few days to active and after 1 to 3 days your domain registration request will be approved and will be registered in to your name.


Today we learnt about How to register domain in Nepal. After reading this article I hope you will be able to register your free domain very easily. If you have any query then feel free to contact us and comment at comment section. 

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