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As the trusted guardian of the UK domain namespace, Nominet is responsible for the stability and security of one of the largest internet registries in the world, with more than 10 million registered domain names.

UK domains are a well established and trusted element of the UK Internet infrastructure with 4 in 5 people preferring .uk websites when searching or buying online.

For businesses, it's great to be able to take advantage of the solid foundations of trust, status and reliability associated with UK domains. Find out more about the benefits of a UK domain at

Introducing the new .uk domain

The new shorter, sharper .uk domain became available on 10 June 2014.

For existing customers, find out more about rights to the new .uk, please visit

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