TLD Specifications

.ec , com.ec , fin.ec, info.ec , med.ec, net.ec, pro.ec.
Registration Time
up to 2 working days
Registration period
1-10 years
Renewal period
1-10 years
Allowed character length
3 - 63 characters
Allowed characters
a-z, 0-9, -MUST NOT contain two consecutive hyphens in the third and fourth character positions and MUST NOT start or end with a hyphen
Transfer locks possible
Renewal on transfer
Authcode length
6 - 16 characters
Handle updates
Preconfigured DNS
Allowed Nameservers
2 - 13
Autorenew Grace Period
29 days
Deletion Timeframe
29 days after expiration date
Redemption Period
7 days
WHOIS Update

Domain Restrictions

No domain names which:

  • are formed by words or phrases that may turn offensive, harsh or that may affect moral or public order or that may go against Ecuadorian Law.
  • deal with official aspects or subjects without a proper authorization.
  • match with protocol names, applications and terminology of the Internet or domain name terminology , e.g. "http", "web", "www", "ftp", "telnet", "email", etc.
  • match identically and under the same level, with existing domain names within the database of NIC.EC.
  • match names restricted for registry, according to NIC.EC Policies.
  • country names and city names are blocked.
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