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country code (NL-) AA.
country The Netherlands
Dispute polices Regulations for Arbitration on .nl Domain Names(Regeling voor .nl-domeinnaamarbitrage)
registrant restrictions yes


TLD rating

Registry economics by DI

total registered domains
total TLD value $0
total TLD value rank
total yearly TLD revenue
expected growth next 12 months N/A
GDP/domain N/A
GDP/domain rank
domain/inhabitant N/A
domain/inhabitant rank 14872200
broadband users in .nl N/A
broadband user/domain N/A

General TLD information

introduced 1986
TLD type ccTLD
status Active
registry the Foundation for Internet Domain Registration in the Netherlands (SIDN)
sponsor (SIDN)


Restrictions on registering international names, registrants must provide contact address in Netherlands.

Currently suggested registrars

Trademark information

Netherlands is a member of BENELUX. Alternatively, this country is a member of the European Union. A trademark may be registered exclusively in this country or through the European Community Trademark (CTM) system. Member countries providing protection under the European Community Trademark include: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.

Currently suggested trademarks lawyers

lawyer 1 Advocatenkantoor Blenheim
lawyer 2 Boekel De Nerée N.V.

Official TLD logo

.nl index

.nl registration stats

Country information

country The Netherlands
capital Amsterdam
official language Dutch
recognized languages Frisian, Papiamento, English
government Parliamentary democracy under a constitutional monarch
legislature States-General(Senate, House of Representatives)
EU accession 25 March 1957
area 41,848 km2
are rank 135th
population 16659600
population rank 61st
population density 401.2/km2
population density rank 28th

Economy and development

GDP 2010 estimate $676.700 bi.comllion
GDP per capita 40777
gini (2005) 30.9
HDI (2010) 0.890 very high
HDI rank 7th
currency Euro
time zone CET and AST (UTC+1 and ?4)
drives on the right
calling code 31, +599