Who can register a .pro domain name?

This article applies to 123-reg .pro domain names.

It’s easy to establish trust with your clients face-to-face, but in the anonymous world of the Internet, trust doesn’t come easy. .pro is the first and only top-level domain name created just for professionals.

How It Works

When you apply to register a .pro domain name, you must submit specific contact and professional certification information. Once this information is submitted, your registration is complete, and you may launch a Web site. To maintain the integrity of this unique extension, all registrants are subject to random monitoring and sampling of credentials.

All applicants meeting the following qualifications may register a .pro domain name:

  • Provides professional services
  • Admitted to or licensed by a government certification body or jurisdictional licensing entity recognized by a governmental body that regularly verifies the accuracy of its data
  • In good standing with the licensing authority

In addition, registrants will be asked to provide the following information related to their professional eligibility:

  • Identification
  • Contact information
  • Profession-specific information such as license number

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