Domain transfer.

Move your domain to

How do I transfer my domain name to

There are a number of steps involved in transferring your domain name but normally its not too difficult and we can help you throughout the process.

What’s included with domain registration?

The difference

Transferring .ie domains to

To transfer your domain name from another registrar to, you will need an authorisation code (Authcode). The Authcode is a unique randomly generated code, assigned to your domain name, which is used to securely authorise your transfer.

You can request your Authcode:

  • From your current .ie accredited registrar.

  • Directly from the designated .ie online portal. You will require your username (admin contact NIC handle, e.g. ABC123-IEDR) and the email address held on the .ie registry’s database that is assigned to this username. The authcode will be directly emailed to this address only.

  • Direct request to .ie registry’s registration services team, the team will generate the code on your behalf and will be sent directly to the email address assigned to the admin contact on the domain name.

What happens if my domain admin contact has changed?

You will need to inform the .ie registry in writing and on headed paper, where possible. Add the following text to the letter if the previous admin contact is no longer with the company and email it to