How does it work?

Simply search below
for the domain
you want

Place a backorder
for our chosen
domain name

Wait for your
domain to
become available

We will then
attempt to register it
for you

Register domains the moment they expire

Thousands of valuable domains expire and drop back onto the open market every day. Got your eyes on one of them?

If you place a domain backorder, we'll monitor your chosen domain to see if it expires. When it becomes available, we'll snap it up for you.

  • Buy memorable domains the moment they become available
  • No blind auctions or inflated fees - we charge fixed prices
  • We only accept one backorder per domain

Why backorder domains?

Trying to register expiring domains is difficult. Competition is high and it's hard to predict the exact time certain domains will become available.

Place a domain backorder and we'll monitor that domain automatically. This gives you a much better chance of landing the domains you want. You can place as many domain backorders as you want.

Domain backorders cost

Unlike some domain backorder services, we don't mess around with auctions or charge more for particularly sought-after domains. And we only allow one person to backorder a particular domain.

Why place domain backorders:

  • 1It's fast: much quicker than watching domains manually
  • 2It's reliable: get the best chance of securing your domains
  • 3It's fair: we only accept one backorder for any domain
  • 4It's easy: placing a domain backorder is as easy as buying a domain

Open-ended domain backorders

If we fail to secure the domain when it drops, we'll keep trying for you next time - at no extra cost.

You only pay the backorder fee if the backorder is successful.

When your backorder is successful you will pay
the backorder fee

£49.99£59.99 for:, .com, .net, .org, .info, .biz, .mobi, .tel, .de,,,,,,,,,  

£59.99£71.99 for: .co, .us, .pw, .tv, .cc, .me, .la, .asia,,,,,,,,,,,,,  

We will not charge you up front for placing a domain backorder. If you are successful, you will then need to pay the relevant domain backorder fee for the domain to be transferred to you.

All domain extensions will be registered for one year.

Subsequent renewals will be based on the normal domain renewal fees.


Our customers recommend us

"Getting the domain has been crucial to our business and the 123-reg service allowed us peace of mind, without having to constantly set reminders to check the availability of the domain in question.

Securing this domain has changed our business."

-Sophie King,

123-reg customer

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