.tv - Amazon Route 53


Used for information about television and media.

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Registration and renewal period

One to ten years.


Domain names that are at least three letters long (such as aaa.tv) are generally open to the public. Www.tv, the registry for .tv domains, reserves two-letter domain names. You can't register two-letter domains with or transfer them to Route 53. For more information about .tv domain names, see the .tv page on the Verisign website.

Privacy protection (applies to all contact types: person, company, association, and public body)

All information is hidden except organization name.

Domain locking to prevent unauthorized transfers


Internationalized domain names

Not supported.

Authorization code required for transfer to Route 53



Supported for domain registration. For more information, see Configuring DNSSEC for a domain.

Deadlines for renewing and restoring domains
  • Renewal is possible: Until the expiration date

  • Late renewal with Route 53 is possible: Until 44 days after expiration

  • Domain is deleted from Route 53: 45 days after expiration

  • Restoration with the registry is possible: Between 45 days and 75 days after expiration

  • Domain is deleted from the registry: 75 days after expiration


The registrar for this TLD is our registrar associate, Gandi.