TLD Specifications

Registration Time
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.
TLD supports
Transfer locks possible
Renewal on transfer
Transfer time
5 days
Authcode length
6 - 16 characters
Handle updates
Preconfigured DNS
Allowed Nameservers
1 - 13
Autorenew Grace Period
35 days
Deletion Timeframe
35 days after expiration date
Redemption Period
30 days
Registrant Eligibility
In order to register a domain name in the TLD, the Registrant must be classified within one or
more of the following categories and adhere to the relevant restrictions set forth in this section:
  1. Lottery Operators
    Eligible Registrants must be licensed or authorized to conduct lotteries by a jurisdiction
    domiciled in a state recognized by the United Nations. Sales of games of chance and/or skill
    must account for the majority of the organization's total annual gross revenues. Such games
    must be offered in accordance with the requirements of the.Lotto Acceptable Use policy found here 
    Domain names registered by or on behalf of lotteries must correspond to the name of the
    Eligible Registrant, Eligible Registrant’s lottery games, Eligible Registrant’s product(s), or its
    product category. Qualified Registrants may include additional words within their domain
    names. For example, Registrants may register EntityName.lotto, EntityNameGameName.lotto
    and GameName.lotto.
  2. Suppliers of Goods and Services to the Lottery Industry
    Eligible Registrants are organizations that supply goods or services to the lottery industry and
    are a member of an Approved Standards Body. Examples include suppliers of online and offline
    systems, terminals, printers, video lottery terminals, special papers, vending machines,
    dispensers and drawing machines, telecommunication organizations, ticket printers, game
    designers, marketing and advertising specialists, consultants, auditors and trade magazines.
    Associate members are not permitted to conduct lotteries at a .LOTTO domain. Qualified
    Registrants may include additional words within their domain names. For example, Registrants
    may register AssociateMemberName.lotto, AssociateMemberNameMachines.lotto, and
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