Transfer a Domain Name Away from us

NB. This guide is valid only for customers still using the 'Hostflow' panel.
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    Transfering a Domain Name Away fro us is an easy procedure to follow:

  • Nominet UK Domains: .co.uk, .org.uk, .me.uk, .ltd.uk, .plc.uk, .sch.uk: Please send us an email requesting the Move of Tag away from us to the new gaining registrars IPS TAG. If the email address used to request this is not from a known source or previously used email address in the maintenance of your domain, or not conducted within the Customer Level online control panel, then you may be requested to confirm the retag request in writing/fax.
  • MelbourneIT - Internet Names WorldWide (INWW):.com, .net, .org, .name, .info & .biz: Please send us an email requesting the release of your domain name to the new registrar details. If the email address used to request this is not from a known source or previously used email address in the maintenance of your domain, or not conducted within the Customer Level online control panel, then you may be requested to confirm the retag request in writing/fax.. Upon our receipt from the registry that a request has been made to release the domain, we will check this against the details held for your domain and act according to your instructions. If no release request has been received from the legal registrant, then we will block the transfer/release of the domain until such time as confirmation can be sought from the legal registrant of the domain name.
  • CentralNIC: .gb.com, uk.com, uk.net, eu.com: Please send us an email requesting the release of your domain name to the new registrar details. If the email address used to request this is not from a known source or previously used email address in the maintenance of your domain, or not conducted within the Customer Level online control panel, then you may be requested to confirm the retag request in writing/fax.. Upon our receipt from the registry that a request has been made to release the domain, we will check this against the details held for your domain and act according to your instructions. If no release request has been received from the legal registrant, then we will block the transfer/release of the domain until such time as confirmation can be sought from the legal registrant of the domain name.

In all cases of Global & Alternate domain name transfers, the registrant has to approve the transfer request. Approval is required to prevent what is called 'Domain Name Hijacking' and is for the protection of the legal registrant of a domain name.