How to transfer domain names to 123-reg

This article applies to 123-reg Domain names

At, we manage over 3 million domains. You can be sure your domain will be in good hands. And once your GoDaddy domain transfer to 123-reg is complete, you'll be able to use all the features in your control panel.

For .com, .net, .org, .info, .biz

Start at


Click the "Manage Domains" link from your account. This will open the domain control center.


Click on the domain name that you want to transfer from GoDaddy hosting.


Change the lock on the GoDaddy domain by clicking "Manage".


Change the lock to "Unlock" and click the "OK" button.


You now need to get your Auth Code, make a note of this code.


Click the "Send By Email" link. This will send the Auth Code/Handle number to the admin contact for the domain name hosted on

Next you will need to order the domain transfer in your 123-reg control panel. The following three simple steps will help you complete the process of transferring your domain(s) from to 123-reg.


Enter the domain name you wish to transfer from GoDaddy hosting into the search box in your 123-reg control panel and order your transfer (you will need a 123-reg account).


The appropriate registry for your GoDaddy domain extension will then email you with further instructions on transferring your domain to 123-reg, so please ensure you check your mail regularly.


Visit your domain transfer page to check on the status of your transfers. Our dedicated guide will then assist you with completing your transfers. Once this is done, your domain will no longer be hosted on, but instead on UK's most reliable web host -123-reg.


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