Domain Management Services

This site is operated by Island Networks (Registrar) Limited

Island Networks (Registrar) is the legacy registrar for the Channel Islands domain names. If you are looking for information on .GG or .JE domain names, please visit http://www.channelisles.net|CHANNELISLES.NET].

This site contains information about .UK names,

The information on this site is principally to assist existing customers.
If you are not an existing customer, please see our main CHANNELISLES.NET site.)

Island Networks (Registrar) Ltd (using the trading style of "Alderney Domains") is a Nominet Registrar.

If you wish contact us about .uk domains that are registered on the ALDERNEY Nominet tag please email us or contact us by telephone or post. (See the Contact Us section on our main site).

Emails are read on receipt, seven days a week, and we aim to deal with all enquiries within 24 hours, though in the case of less routine matters, we hope you understand if we take slightly longer.

You can confirm whether a domain name is on our tag by visiting the Nominet WHOIS page .

It will normally also give you the name and address of the Registrant/Domain Owner, unless the registrant is a private individual who has opted-out with Nominet, and the name and contact URL for our Reseller (if there is one).

Contacting us

Our address is :-

Island Networks (Registrar) Ltd, P O Box 1065, Alderney, GUERNSEY GY9 3JZ

Please note that we are on a small island, and that post normally takes two days to reach us from the mainland
Telephone 0800 810 1086 or 01481 521713 (voicemail system monitored 7 days/week)

See here for email details.

Email is monitored 7 days a week.

We commit to respond to all routine email within 2-3 working days. However we endeavour to respond by the next working day, or earlier if the query is urgent.

Registering .UK domain names

For the time being we are not accepting requests to register new domains in the .UK top-level domain unless you are an exiisting customer.

Contacting Registrants of .UK Names

If you are a third party wishing to contact the owner of a domain name on our Nominet Tag for any reason, such as making offers to purchase, or for rights enforcemenat), please note that due to the requirements of the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law and our own privacy policy we are normally not in a position to be able to disclose additional information about the registrant if it is not published on the Nominet WHOIS service EXCEPT under the usual exemptions under the Law (such as for the prevention and detection of crime and the protection of the rights (including intellectual property rights) of others. Law-enforcement personnel should contact us directly.

For routine enquiries we recommend sending a postal letter to the Registrant at the address shown in the WHOIS.

If the registrant is a private individual who has opted out of Nominet's WHOIS you may email us or write to us, and we will be pleased to forward your inquiry.

Further information

  1. Terms
  2. Escalation
  3. Insurance
  4. Business Continuity
  5. Data Quality