Giving up your domains

This article will show you how to prevent your domain names from auto-renewing.

The below instructions will show you how you can disable auto-renewal. This can be reversed at any time before expiry if you decide that you’d like to keep your domain names.

Step 1 of 3

Start by logging in to your 123 Reg Control Panel.


Step 2 of 3

Next, select Domain Names within the ‘Manage active products’ section and then click Manage opposite Domain auto-renewals.

Manage Domain auto-renewals


Step 3 of 3

This will open your Domain renewal settings page, where you can choose the auto-renewal status of your Domain Names.

You can select the renewal period of your domain names using the drop-down box provided and then set your domains to renew for a period of up to 10 years.

You can also set the renewal status for each domain name. If there are any domain names you don’t wish to renew, simply use the toggle to set its renewal status to Off.


Surrendering your domain name

How do I surrender a .uk domain?

If you wish to surrender your domain name, please see Nominet’s Website for information on how to do so: