Secure your name in the official Japanese top-level domain
Purchase a .JP domain name for your company, product or brand connected to Japan. The North Asian economic powerhouse with a population of nearly 130 million people continues to play an important role in global trade. By registering a .JP web address you can show your commitment to the local Japanese market. It's also possible to use Japanese characters for .JP domains. These so-called Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs) allow the registration of URLs with letters from the Kanji, Hiragana or Katakana writing systems.
The mandatory physical address in Japan is provided by iWantMyName and included in the yearly registration fee of your .JP domains. Find the web address you want using our domain check and buy your .JP domain today.
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Your domain registration questions, answered
How does getting a domain work?
There are two pieces to this equation. First, there are domain registries that own the individual top-level domains (like Verisign, which owns .com, .net, and a few other TLDs). Then there's us, the domain registrar, which provides a big online store that houses all the TLDs in one convenient location. When you register a domain, we reserve it for you through the individual registries... like an Amazon of sorts if you were looking for an HDMI cable.
Are there any additional things I need to buy?
Nope, every domain we sell comes with all the bells and whistles attached. If the TLD supports WHOIS privacy, we turn it on automatically. If you want to transfer your domain to another registrar, we don't have any secret add-ons to keep you tied down. And we don't place any weird ads or parking pages on unused domains — we don't see that much anymore, but it was a thing companies have done in the past.