.AC.UK domain names
are credible and trusted
AC.UK domains are trusted worldwide
We have registered and managed .ac.uk domains for over ten years for many academic
During the last 20 years Janet
responsible for the continued high credibility and trust of .ac.uk
domains by diligently policing new registrations and renewals.
This has meant all .ac.uk domain names are respected worldwide.
Benefits of using a .AC.UK domain name:
- High Trust
The domain extension is trusted
worldwide, but why? This domain extension has NEVER been
allowed to be abused. Each new application is carefully
scrutinised by the naming committee, only eligible academic
establishments are accepted.
- High Credibility
Ac.uk domain names have
Worldwide credibility as new registrations and renewals are
it states: ".ac.uk domains are intended
for the use of higher education institutions...". This is
strictly incorrect as ONLY
eligible-education-establishments are accepted, which is
true for new registrations and renewals. The policing of the
credibility falls to
reject new applications and renewals where the establishment fails
the eligibility rules. This correct and diligent policing
will ensure the credibility and trust of .ac.uk domain names
continues well into the future.
If you are an academic establishment funded by the UK Government then
you should be using a .ac.uk domain name. Never accept a
lesser domain extension for a valuable academic establishment.
Contact us for more details.