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Why Choose a .NL Domain?

Like clogs, Gouda, and windmills, a .nl domain name is synonymous with the Netherlands. It’s your chance to build an internet presence that’s 100% dutch, and has the web address to prove it. So if you’re looking for cheap .nl domain name registration, why not buy yours at a low cost from Namecheap today?

Is a .NL Right for Me?

If you want to sink your teeth into the Dutch market (and maybe a stroopwafel), then .nl domains are perfect for you. This top-level domain (TLD) is ideal for growing your audience, whether they’re in Rotterdam, Groningen, Eindhoven or anywhere else in the Netherlands.

Dutch is Life

As the number one TLD in the Netherlands, when you buy a .nl you’ll also secure a trusted and long-established web address. Popular tech companies have set up camp in the country, with Amsterdam dubbed Europe’s Silicon Valley. Whether your site is a blog or new business venture, if you want to be in the Netherlands, you’ll need a .nl.

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Safety and support for your .nl

Real DNS Power

Real DNS Power

Namecheap’s network of DNS servers covers Europe and the US to deliver 99.99% uptime – keeping your site running smoothly. Other DNS features include URL and email forwarding to keep your business moving forward too.

Free Email Forwarding

Free Email Forwarding

Create personalized email addresses for your domain and forward them to other email addresses with our email forwarding service. You can create up to 100 forwarding email addresses on our BasicDNS, PremiumDNS and FreeDNS name servers. Never miss an email again with our free service.

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Perfect partners for your .nl

Shared Hosting
Shared Hosting

Starting at $1.58/month

Add Shared Hosting so you can publish your site quickly and easily. Comes with free Website Builder and your choice of content management system, such as WordPress. See web hosting plans →

SSL Protection
SSL Protection

Starting at $7.88/year

Choose from top SSL certificates to secure your site data – from personal blogs to global e-commerce. Right now you can get a Comodo PositiveSSL certificate at an exclusive price for your first year of any new registration. View all SSLs →

Premium DNS
Premium DNS

Just $4.88/year

Protect your business from DNS DDoS attacks and data leaks without slowing your site down. Our PremiumDNS gives you speed, security, and a 100% uptime guarantee. Shop our DNS services →

Private Email
Private Email

Free trial

Get fast, intuitive business or personal email that’s synced to your new domain name. All your contacts and calendars in one private, secure platform. Try any Private Email plan, free for two months. View our Private Email plans →

Frequently asked questions

  • For how many years can I buy .nl domains? How much is a .nl domain?

    You can register a .nl domain for 1-10 years. Buy a .nl domain from Namecheap and get a great price on domain registration today.

  • How do I register a .nl?

    If you’re wondering how to register a .nl domain name, don’t worry – it’s easy.

    First, check if it’s available using the search bar at the top of the page. Then, once you’ve found your dream name, add any additional products that you need and then confirm your order.

  • Is .nl a top-level domain? Is .nl a ccTLD?

    Yes, .nl is a top-level domain, and yes, .nl is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Netherlands.

  • Do I need to reside in the Netherlands to register a .nl domain? Are there any restrictions?

    No, you do not need to live in the Netherlands to register the TLD extension .nl. There are no restrictions, anyone in the world can register.

    Why not choose Namecheap and register your new top-level domain name today?

  • What happens to my .nl domain if I accidentally let it expire? How can I renew my .nl domain registration?

    Once a domain name expires, it is moved to Namecheap parking nameservers, and the website address and mail service will no longer work. You will also not be able to make any changes to the domain.

    If you own a .nl domain, renewals must take place 5 days before the expiration date.

    To prevent this from happening, we recommend switching on Auto-Renew through your Namecheap account.

  • How can I put my SSL offer into use?

    You don’t use a coupon for this. You just need to add a PositiveSSL Certificate to your cart when you purchase your .nl domain. At the checkout, you will find the option of adding SSL at a discounted rate. This offer will apply for the first year of your registration.

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