.co.za Domain Name Registration

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.co.za Domain Name Registration

Why choose a .co.za domain?

.co.za overview

Grow your online presence with a trusted .co.za domain name. A .co.za domain name tells users that your business and website are South African. That’s because .co.za is a second-level domain of .za, the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) of South Africa. While anyone can register .co.za, it’s mostly used by businesses, organizations, and people located in South Africa.

.co.za facts, stats & history

Join over 1.25 million businesses by registering a .co.za domain. .co.za is regulated by the ZA Central Registry NPC, which ensures that all second-level .za domains are purchased through an accredited registrar. Launch your .co.za website today and join thousands of South African brands, businesses, and entrepreneurs who have enjoyed the established track record a .co.za domain name has to offer.

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.co.za benefits

A .co.za domain name tells the world that you operate in South Africa. It’s ideal for shoppers who prefer to buy local and be charged in South Africa's local currency, the Rand.

Ideas for your .co.za domain

From large multinational enterprises to small businesses, a .co.za domain name is a great for anyone trying to reach South African consumers online.

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FAQ - Learn more about .co.za domains

  • .co.za is a second-level domain of .za, the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for South Africa. A large number of South African businesses and organizations use .co.za.
  • A .co.za domain extension is a great choice for any South African business or organization due to its familiarity and established track record with South African users.
  • Anyone can buy a .co.za domain name as long as it hasn't already been registered.
  • Yes, you can buy your branded .co.za domain names through Shopify.
  • Shopify offers free SSL certificates for all domains registered through our platform. SSL certificates can cost you hundreds of dollars annually.