1) Application to create a domain name
Applications to create domain names with the suffix " .mc " must be made using the standard form. This form is for use by both applicants and registrars.
The document must be completed, signed and sent to NIC Monaco at the Direction des Plateformes et des Ressources Numériques.
>>Download the form (PDF)
Applications submitted by email to email@example.com will be processed more quickly.
2)Processing of domain name creation applications
NIC Monaco begins processing the application to create a domain name upon receiving the completed form. If the application is incomplete (e.g. if mandatory supporting documents are missing),
unsigned or does not comply with standard requirements, the applicant will be notified by email.
Any illegible application will be rejected.
The applicant or registrar will receive notification of the application’s status within 10 days.
3) Documents to be provided with all applications to create a domain name
For companies or organisations,
the application must be accompanied by a transcript from the Trade & Industry Register dated within the last three months. The domain name requested must match the company name or a brand name referenced in the transcript.
Each entity may register up to a maximum of five names listed in the Trade & Industry Register.
For trademarks or service marks,
the application must be accompanied by a certificate identifying the mark or a copy of the official document issued by the Intellectual Property Division of the Direction de l'Expansion Economique.
For international marks designating Monaco, a registration certificate from the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) must be attached to the application.
the application must be accompanied by a copy of the publication in the Journal de Monaco (official Gazette of Monaco), the receipt acknowledging that the association has been formally declared to the authorities,
or the Ministerial Decree authorising the association’s creation.