The .pt extension is the official top-level domain (ccTLD) of Portugal. Registering a .pt domain is essential for anyone who does business with or resides in Portugal. Both individuals and companies can register a .pt domain!
Websites or email addresses that contain the .pt extension are the most used by individuals and companies with links to Portugal, as this extension transmits the idea of proximity to Portuguese users.
The second-level domains (.pt subdomains); .net.pt, .int.pt, .publ.pt and .nome.pt can no longer be registered, yet existing domains will not be affected and can be transferred. The registration of a .pt domain includes unlimited space and 3 email boxes of 2 GB. The .pt domain is the ideal extension for those wanting to protect their names or brands in Portugal.
There are no specific requirements at all for .pt domains.
Yes, it can be registered by a companies or individuals.
Yes, the domain must have a minimum of 3 characters and a maximum of 63 characters.
Accepted characters: digits (0-9), letters (az), and hyphens (-). The hyphen cannot appear as the first or last character of the domain name, nor can it contain two consecutive hyphens (-) in the third and fourth positions.