Who can register .jp domain names?

Customers can register .jp domain names if they reside in Japan or have a company that is located there. All registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Domain names can be up to 63 characters, with a minimum of three characters, and can contain letters (a to z), numbers (0 to 9), and hyphens (except at the beginning or end of the domain name). You cannot register domain names with special characters such as & and #.

About .jp Domain Names

The .jp country code top-level domain name (ccTLD) is an extension representing Japan. For companies that conduct business in Japan and individuals who want to reach the growing number of Internet users there, .jp domain names are a good investment. Registering a .jp domain name gives you regional recognition and an easy-to-manage Web presence.