Domains .barcelona

BARCELONA is a generic domain used to identify you with a name, product, brand, etc. on the Internet, through a web page or other services such as email. For example, if someone wants to see your web page that is under your domain BARCELONA, they will write in a browser www.yourdomainname.barcelona

Objectives of .barcelona new gTld

To facilitate the digital communication of the barcelona Community

To provide a development platform for the digital environment of the barcelona Community

To create a strong image of barcelona on Internet

Sunrise / Landrush priorities:

Priority 1: For trademark holders registered in the Trademark Clearinghouse. During this period only SMD file holders will be allowed to register a .barcelona domain, the SMD file is provided by the Clearinghouse.

Priority 2: Public Administrations Limited Registration Period (LRP) aimed at the Public Administrations with competences in the province of Barcelona.

Priority 3: LRP aimed at brands that are not registered in TMCH but are registered and have effect in Spain.

Priority 4: Any legal entity located in Barcelona or province, can register their company's name or a domain name that has already been registered in other TLDs.

Priority 5: Landrush Phase for those domain name applications who do not quality for sunrise registration, but want to apply for a .barcelona domain before it opens to the general public at a higher price. At the end of this period if there is a sole application the domain will be approved.

If there is more than one application for the same domain name and in the same priority, the request will be submitted to an auction to determine which applicant registers the domain, except for priority 2 (consult elegibility policy


Requirements .barcelona

During GA, available .barcelona domain names may be registered on a first-come, first-served basis.


Additional services

- With the purchase of your .barcelona domain you can select our DNS servers for the activation of your ".barcelona" domain.

- Entorno puts at your disposal with .barcelona domain registration a wide range of services of hosting, virtual servers and SSL certificates.

- If you are interested in recovering or monitoring a domain .barcelona you can check our corporate services section.

- When buying web domain with the .barcelona extension we can help you in your online presence project with opensource applications such as Wordpress, Drupal, etc. or custom projects hosted on your .barcelona web domain



To register .barcelona domains you will have to complete an on-line registry form.
Allowed characters:
- Minimum: 1
- Maximum: 63
- Letters and numbers.
- Hyphens ("-"), Hyphens are not allowed before or after the domain name.
The registration is done for 1 to 10 years.


How to renew

To renew .barcelona domains, the domain must be on the renewal period and it can be renewed for 1 to 9 years.
The renewal period starts 30 days before the expiration date.
The .barcelona domains also supports early renewal.


How to transfer

To transfer a .barcelona domain it is necessary:
- Auth code. This code must be facilitated by the actual registry.
- The domain must be un-locked for transfer. If so, you must contact the current registrar to un-lock the domain.
- More than 60 days of registration.
When a domain .barcelona is transferred, it's renewed for another year. The process completes in 5 days maximum.
We suggest you transfer your domain name enough days before expiration in order to avoid your transfer being denied.


Owner change

We can only make a holder trade of .barcelona domains if Entorno Digita is a Registrar. Otherwise, the first thing we must do is transfer the domain to Entorno Digital.

In order to make the holder trade it can be done through the domain extranet. You can request it on the field “Holder Change”. Once the request is paid two emails will be sent automatically, one to the actual holder and another to the new one. By accepting both emails the Holder Trade will be done automatically.

The Holder Trade has a price of 50 euros for .barcelona domain (price without VAT)


Contacts and DNS update

You can modify your contacts and DNS servers of your .barcelona domains through you control panel on our website, on the field “REGISTERED USER” on our website.
The changes are done at a real time and have no cost (Except owner change).