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CentralNic Registrar

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Domains under management
Domain extensions offered

CentralNic registrar brands

Global brands

Geographically focused retail brands

Domain focused retail brands

Other Retail Division brands websites each specialise in marketing domains under a single Top-Level Domain to a global audience. These brands also sell value-added products and services such as hosting, email and website builders.

CentralNic’s Retail Division manages around 1 million domain names and associated products. The division retails domain names to customers in over 250 countries globally through its 24 online retail brands and websites. The division boasts one of the widest range of domain extensions offered by retailers in the industry. These domain extensions include around:


country code TLDs
(e.g. .uk)


country code variants


generic TLDs
(e.g. .com)

In addition, the Retail Division supplies products associated with domain names such as website hosting and website security certificates. The division’s various brands address demand from many customer segments including:

  • Retail customers – that purchase domain names and associated products for non-business related websites;
  • Small medium-sized businesses (SMBs) – Self-service small business customers that purchase several domain names and associated products e.g. website hosting and SSL certificates typically for an online shop or informational website which gathers visitor information;
  • Midcap corporations – Mid-sized businesses which register and maintain a portfolio of domain names and associated products such as SSL Certificates;
  • Resellers and registrars – Business customers that purchase domain names for resale to their own customers. Companies such as IP law firms, web designers and website hosting companies are often resellers of domain names. Other ICANN Registrars also purchase domain names from CentralNic Retail in situations where they do not hold a direct accreditation with a registry;
  • Domain professionals – Industry professionals that trade in domain names or purchase domain names on behalf of clients.

CentralNic registrar brands

Global brands


Instra is a Retail Division brand focused on selfserve midcap corporate customers and resellers. It provides a full suite of domain extensions as well as corporate focused business products such as Domain Trustee Services. It also offers dedicated account management and expert support.

Only Domains

Only Domains is an online brand focused on retail and self-serve small businesses globally. It provides a wide range of domain names at competitive prices as well as associated products to help customers build and publish websites. is focused on the SMB and internet professionals segments, such as hosting and web design companies. It provides a range of popular domain extensions at highly competitive prices. Target customers typically require “trade” pricing and sophisticated tools for managing large domain name portfolios on behalf of third parties.

Geographically focused retail brands

CentralNic’s geographically focused brands specialise in providing competitively priced regional domain names and associated products to internet users within a specific geography.