.Amsterdam is the new top-level domain of Amsterdam. Now everyone has the opportunity to become an Amsterdammer online. Find out more about the introduction to the public on
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Qualified Launch Program (QLP):
March 27th 2015, 13:00 UTC

Sunrise Period:
April 28th 2015, 12:00 UTC – May 28th 2015, 12:00 UTC

Local Government Limited Registration Period:
May 28th 2015, 12:00 UTC – May 29th 2015,19:00 UTC

Landrush Period:
June 1st 2015, 11:00 UTC – August 14th 2015, 15:00 UTC

General Availability:
September 1st, 11:00 UTC

The first pioneers of dotAmsterdam go live. Other pioneers will follow.

Domain names will be registered on a first come, first served basis, but only for companies with a trademark registered with the Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) there is an exeption. Click here for more information.

Opportunity for the municipal government and other public bodies within the city of Amsterdam to register domain names in the TLD.
Only applications from one predetermined registrar are accepted.

Landrush period with priority for Amsterdam companies and individuals. No limitations on who can register a domain name, but the decision as to who has the most right to a domain name will not be made until after August 14th.

General availability with domain names being assigned on a first come, first served basis to the public worldwide.


ICANN-Accredited Registrar

Non-ICANN Accredited Registrar

Download the Registry-Registrar Agreement (RRA) hereSign and return the RRA to Upon receipt you will receive test logins. Once your application is processed in our back-end, you will receive passwords live environments. Manuals can be found here:
General manual domain registration system (DRS)EPP ManualWeb application manual
If you are affiliated with an ICANN Accredited Registrar, ask about the .amsterdam extension. If your registrar does not offer the extension, please have a look below at the list of registrars that have already signed up with .amsterdam.


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if you have any other questions, please contact the .amsterdam registry at Technical questions about the EPP connection may be directed to SIDN, the back-end provider of .amsterdam: