Get a domain name

Date adopted: 
June 3, 2019
Last update: 
April 14, 2022

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.

Choose a domain name

Guidance to help teams choose a domain name for their transactional service or website.

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.