Transferring your domain to us is easy, just follow the steps below.

I am transferring a .UK domain
I am transferring a top level domain (.com .net .org etc)


I am transferring a .UK domain

All official .UK registrars have a unique tag called an IPS tag, to transfer your domain you simply need to add your domain to your account and request your old registrar change the IPSTAG to ours.

  1. Log into the client area
  2. Click Manage Domains
  3. Click Register or Transfer a Domain
  4. Enter the domain and click the search icon
  5. Click Transfer next to your domain
  6. Contact your current registrar and ask them to set the IPS tag for your domain to EUKHOST
    Note: Some registrars will allows you to change the IPSTAG online without the need to contact them, if you have control panel access check for this option.
  7. Once the IPSTAG has been changed your transfer is complete

I am transferring a top level domain (.com .net .org etc)

Top level domains such as .com .net .org etc can be transferred easily.

Note: When starting a transfer you will be charged a renewal fee, on completion of the transfer your domain will be renewed for the period selected during the checkout process, this will be on top of any existing time left on your domain.

Before starting please ensure the following prerequisites are met as this will ensure you transfer goes smoothly:

  • Your domain must not have been registered or transferred within the past 60 days
  • You must not have updated the registrant organisation in past the past 60 days
  • You must not have updated the registrants contacts first or last name in the past 60 days
  • You must make sure there are no outstanding fees due on the domain
  • You must make sure your Registrant Email and Admin Email  address are correct.

Contact your current registrar and do the following

  1. Unlock the domain
  2. Get your authorisation EPP code
  3. Check the Registrant email and Admin email contacts for your domain are up to date
  4. If you have domain privacy enabled (also known as whois privacy or ID protection) ensure it is disabled

Do the following from your eUKhost client area

  1. Log into the client area
  2. Click Manage Domains
  3. Click Register or Transfer a Domain
  4. Enter the domain and click the search icon
  5. Click Transfer next to your domain
  6. Enter your EPP code
  7. Click Add to cart
  8. Proceed to the checkout and pay for the transfer
  9. An email will be sent to the Admin contact for your domain
  10. Check your email and click the transfer authorisation link
  11. Follow the onscreen instructions to authorise your transfer
  12. Once your transfer is approved your domain will transferred within 7 – 10 days