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HEXONET welcomes .PT, the official ccTLD of Portugal, to our ever growing ccTLD family. Starting now, resellers are able to register and manage .PT domains through HEXONET.

Pricing for all .PT Domains

Pricing for all com.PT Domains

.PT Registry Information

.PT Registration Rules at HEXONET:

API Registration Parameters

A. VATID
You always have to provide the vat identifiers of registrant, admin-, and tech-c, if the respective contact is used for a .PT domain for the first time. If the registrant contact is identical to the admin- and tech-c, you only have to provide the vat identifier for the registrant.

X-PT-REGISTRANT-VATID = (max. 255 chars) Required, if the contact is used for the first time for a .PT domain
X-PT-ADMIN-VATID = (max. 255 chars) Required, if the contact is used for the first time for a .PT domain
X-PT-TECH-VATID = (max. 255 chars) Required, if the contact is used for the first time for a .PT domain

B. Legitimacy and Registration Basis
For all zones except for .COM.PT two additional parameters are required.

X-PT-LEGITIMACY = (max. 255 chars - Indicates the legitimacy of registering the respective domain (Value List below) - Not required for .COM.PT
X-PT-REGISTRATION-BASIS = (max. 255 chars - Indicates the registration basis for registering the respective domain (Value List below) - Not required for .COM.PT

Legitimacy Types (Value Description)

  • 01 - Individual Entity
  • 02 - Corporate Entity
  • 03 - Self-employed Person
  • 04 - Liberal Professional
  • 05 - Non-profit organization
  • 06 - Non-profit organization
  • 07 - Diplomatic representations
  • 08 - Telecommunications Service Provider
  • 09 - Integrating Entity of the Government of the Portuguese Republic
  • 10 - Public Teaching Establishment
  • 11 - Public Entity with administrative autonomy
  • 12 - Individual Entity brand holder

Registration Basis (Value Description)

  • 6A - Coincides with the name, abbreviation or acronym of the domain holder
  • 6B - Coincides with the requested / registered brand
  • 6C - Corresponds to the name of the project or temporary action of the holder
  • 6D - Coincides with the name, abbreviation or acronym of the Teaching Establishment designation
  • 6E - Coincides with the name, abbreviation or acronym registered with ANACOM
  • 6F - Coincides with the requested / registered brand in the 38'th class
  • 6G - Coincides with the name, abbreviation or acronym on the ID or residence card
  • 6H - Coincides with the literary, artistic, scientific or professional name
  • 6I - Coincides with the name, abbreviation or acronym registered with the ICS

C. Brand Registration
If the registration is based on a brand, you have to provide further data with the following extensions:

X-PT-BRAND-DATE = YYYY-MM-DD Optional The date of registration of the brand
X-PT-BRAND-NUMBER = (max. 255 chars) Optional The number of the brand
X-PT-BRAND-WAY-OF-REGISTRY = (max. 255 chars) Optional The way of registry of the brand (INPI, OAMI, OMPI)

Example:

command=AddDomain
domain= (DOMAIN)
ownercontact0= P-ABC12345
admincontact0= P-ABC12345
techcontact0= P-ABC12345
billingcontact0= P-ABC12345
X-PT-REGISTRANT-VATID = (VATNUMBER)
X-PT-LEGITIMACY = 02
X-PT-REGISTRATION-BASIS = 6A

If you have any questions about registering .PT domains, please do not hesitate to contact us at support@hexonet.net.