Get a domain name

Date adopted: 
June 3, 2019
Last update: 
August 28, 2020

What is a domain name?

A domain name is a memorable and often easy-to-spell address for a public-facing website or service. For example, Yukon.ca is the domain name for the government website.

These guidelines apply to all new domain name registration requests and existing domain name renewals. The rules apply to departments, corporations, and agents of the Government of Yukon.

Purchase a new domain name

Instructions and requirements to purchase a new domain name.

Renew an existing domain name

Guidance to renew an existing domain name.

Transfer a domain name to the government

Steps to transfer a domain name to the government.