PROCEDURES

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Registration

National

Last update : June 12th, 2018

  1. Check out that the domain name is available using our search engine.
  2. Reserve the domain name by completing and submitting the form on our website. You will receive confirmation of receipt of the reservation by email.

    If your domain name is restricted (.edu.gt, .gob.gt or .mil.gt), please note that only ONE restricted domain name is delegated free of charge per institution. Any additional domain name will have the same fee as a domain name .com.gt.
  3. Pay a minimum of one year of service. See table...

    If no payment is made within the next 4 calendar days, automatically the domain name becomes available to the public.
  4. Accept our Terms of Service :
    • Paid Domain Names :
      .gt, .com.gt, .net.gt, .org.gt, .ind.gt, edu.gt & .gob.gt

      The fact of making the payment constitutes acceptance of the conditions and terms vested in the Terms of Service as well as the registration policies and dispute policy .

    • Domain Names Free of Charge :

      The fact of delivering the required documents, needed to register a domain name free of charge, constitutes acceptance of the conditions and terms vested in the Terms of Service as well as the registration policies and dispute policy .

      Educational (.edu.gt):
      1. Copy of a document from the competent authority indicating that the entity actually pertains to an educational sector. .
        • Initial Education: Approval from the Social Welfare Secretariat of the Presidency.
        • Middle and High Schools: Approval from Ministry of Education.
        • Universities: Approval from Council of Private Higher Education (CEPS)
      2. For public institutions :
        1. Copy of a document stating that the person is, indeed, the director .
        2. Copy of the document of identification belonging to the director .
      3. For private institutions :
        1. Copy of a document stating that the person is, indeed, the legal representative .
        2. Copy of the document of identification belonging to the legal representative .

      Note: The documents mentioned above can be delivered by: email to admin@cctld.gt, Fax or Hard Copy ; within a maximum of 30 calendar days from the reservation date .

      Governmental (.gob.gt):
      1. For municipalities :
        1. Copy of the agreement issued by the TSE where the departmental electoral board appoints the mayor .
        2. Copy of the document of identification belonging to the mayor .
      2. For other institutions :
        1. Copy of the governmental agreement for the creation of the institution .
        2. Copy of the appointment of the highest authority of the institution .
        3. Copy of the document of identification belonging to the highest authority of the institution .

      Note: The documents mentioned above can be delivered by: email to admin@cctld.gt, Fax or Hard Copy ; within a maximum of 30 calendar days from the reservation date .

      National defense (.mil.gt):
      UVG has signed an agreement for the administration of .mil.gt domains . From 2018, those who are interested in aquiring or updating .mil.gt domain names must contact:
      • Systems Section of the Communications and Information Command
      • 21 Calle 9-40. Colonia Aurora II. Zona 13. Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala.
      • Tel. +502.22913232
      • Email dominios@mindef.mil.gt

International

Last update : May 6th, 2018

  1. Check out that the domain name is available using our search engine.
  2. Reserve the domain name by completing and submitting the form on our website. You will receive confirmation of receipt of the reservation by email.
  3. Pay a minimum of one year of service. See table...

    If no payment is made within the next 4 calendar days, automatically the domain name becomes available to the public.
  4. Accept our Terms of Service :

Renewal

National

Last update : May 6th, 2018

  1. Check out that the information of your domain name is correct using our search engine. If this is not the case please send the updated data by email to admin@cctld.gt according to our change of data policy

    Domain Names Free of Charge : send to admin@cctld.gt a request for renewal of the domain name from the email address of the administrative contact registered with us.
  2. Pay the fee. See table...
  3. Accept our Terms of Service :

International

Last update : May 6th, 2018

  1. Check out that the information of your domain name is correct using our search engine. If this is not the case please send the updated data by email to admin@cctld.gt according to our change of data policy

  2. Pay the fee. See table...
  3. Accept our Terms of Service :

Requesting the Change of Data

Last update : February 12th, 2016

Please be aware that to make any changes to your domain name it must be in the Registered state. For more information see the registration policies

1. Contact's information and servers

Changes must be requested by email to admin@cctld.gt.
The new information must be sent from the email address, of the authorized contact registered with us *.
  • Administrative Contact: This contact is authorized to request changes related with :
    1. Contact's information .
    2. DNS servers.
    3. Information of the domain name holder, except the name of the individual or legal person to whom the domain name has been delegated.
  • Technical Contact: This contact is authorized to request changes related with :
    1. DNS servers.
    • When requesting DNS changes please remember :
      1. You must ask your previous hosting supplier to remove all domain name information, and to stop broadcasting it .
      2. You must request that the zones required for the proper operation of the domain name to be created in the new servers.
      3. These changes are not immediate, due to the replication period which can last 24 up to 48 hours .
* In case you don't have access to the registered email address :
  • Changes must be requested in writing on letterhead by the corresponding contact registered with us .
  • Attach to your request an identity document where the signature can be confirmed .
  • Note: The documents mentioned above can be delivered by: email to admin@cctld.gt, Fax or Hard Copy
If you cannot comply with any the requirements mentioned above :
  • Any changes need to be requested in writing on letterhead by the Legal Representative of the entity holding the domain name.
  • Attach to your request the documents accrediting the person signing as the Legal Representative of the entity holding the domain name, as well as an identity document where the signature can be confirmed.
In case you are acting on your own behalf, you only need to attach an identity document to confirm your signature .

2. Delegation of a domain name

  • Due to a change in the company name
    1. A letter on company letterhead, from the legal representative of the entity holding the domain name, indicating the change of company or business name.
    2. The documents accrediting the person signing as the legal representative of the entity holding the domain name, as well as an identity document where the signature can be confirmed.
    3. The legal documents indicating such change.
    4. Note: The documents mentioned above can be delivered by: email to admin@cctld.gt, Fax or Hard Copy
  • Due to domain name transfer
    1. A letter on company letterhead, from the legal representative of the entity holding the domain name, indicating the willingness to transfer the domain name with all its rights.
    2. The documents accrediting the person signing as the legal representative of the entity currently holding the domain name, as well as an identity document where the signature can be confirmed.
    3. A letter from the new delegate indicating that he or she accepts all rights and obligations involved, and providing all the data that will supplant those currently registered.
    4. The documents accrediting the person signing as the legal representative of the new entity that will hold the domain name, as well as an identity document where the signature can be confirmed.
    5. Note: The documents mentioned above can be delivered by: email to admin@cctld.gt, Fax or Hard Copy .
If you cannot comply with the requirements mentioned above, the domain name can be transfered by satisfying any of the following conditions :
  • We receive a court order from a competent court .
  • We receive a resolution of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) .
  • When instead of the name of an entity, a trademark was registered as the holder of the domain name, we receive a request from the legal representative of the institution, company, organization, or entity to which it is desired to transfer the domain name and it can also be proved that such entity has been licensed to represent the trademark in question .
    • You must attach the documents accrediting the person signing as the Legal Representative, as well as an identity document where the signature can be confirmed .
    • In case you are acting on your own behalf, you only need to attach an identity document to confirm your signature .
  • We receive the application of the legal representative of the institution, company, organization, or entity to which it is desired to transfer the domain name. In addition we receive an affidavit, before a competent notary, which states that a mistake was made while registering the entity holding the domain name, that it should be changed to the new entity, and accepts full responsibility for any damage or harm that this change can bring to Third Parties .
    • You must attach the documents accrediting the person signing as the Legal Representative, as well as an identity document where the signature can be confirmed .
    • In case you are acting on your own behalf, you only need to attach an identity document to confirm your signature .

Domain Names .mil.gt

UVG has signed an agreement for the administration of .mil.gt domains . From 2018, those who are interested in aquiring or updating .mil.gt domain names must contact:
  • Systems Section of the Communications and Information Command
  • 21 Calle 9-40. Colonia Aurora II. Zona 13. Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala.
  • Tel. +502.22913232
  • Email dominios@mindef.mil.gt