Why opt for .be?

There are many good reasons to opt for a .be domain name. .be is our national extension, the reference for companies, organisations, governmental authorities, entrepreneurs and private individuals who want to be present online in Belgium.

Enhances brand awareness

  • Many people associate a .be domain name automatically with a Belgian company, organisation, etc. If you are active throughout Belgium and want to stress that fact, then .be is what you need.

Inspires confidence

  • Research has shown that a .be domain name inspires confidence. It is the logical extension for Belgians – the first that comes to their mind. People who know the name of your company or product, but not your domain name, will always try .be first.

Exudes quality

  • Alongside the confidence it inspires, a .be domain name also exudes soundness. For a Belgian, a .be domain name is synonymous with quality.

Enhance your chances of being found on the internet

  • Because a .be domain name is so familiar and the logical choice in Belgium, it can elicit more clicks. This leads to more visitors and better search results. You score better on Google and thus become easier to find on the internet!


What can you do with a .be domain name?

  • With a .be domain name you reserve a place on the internet. And you alone determine what appears on that place. Nobody can take that web address away from you anymore.
  • Registering a domain name does not mean that you have to start using a website at once. You can postpone that till later.  
  • You can use the .be domain name for a personalised e-mail address.


Register your .be domain name today!

You can apply for a domain name in no time. Do it today to reserve your place on the internet. You can see rapidly on our homepage whether the domain name of your choice is still available.

Here you can read what you actually have to do to register a domain name and which conditions you have to meet.


Is your .be domain name no longer available?

No need to fret if the .be domain name of your choice is no longer available. With a little creativity, you can come up with countless sumptuous names that are still available. If you need some help to devise a strong domain name, go to "Domain name" on our website and to www.claimjeidee.be.

There are naturally other valuable extensions in addition to .be:

  • .vlaanderen
    • For Flemish companies, organisations, governmental authorities or individuals who want to establish a strong local identity.
    • More information on .vlaanderen
  • .brussels
    • For domestic and foreign companies, organisations, governmental authorities or entrepreneurs who wish to be associated with Brussels.
    • More information on .brussels



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