.gov.sh Saint Helena Domain Name

What is a .gov.sh domain?

.gov.sh domain represents the official domain extension or the internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) of Saint Helena. This domain extension was introduced to the market in 1997 and was intended for entities with connection to Saint Helena, Tristan da Cunha and Ascension. 

Why register a .gov.sh domain?

  • SH also stands for: social history, space heater, semester hours, safety harness, short, speech handler, Small Himalayan, specified hours, scout helicopter, Silent Hill (computer game), and shell.
  • .gov.sh domain is also a common abbreviation for the city of Shanghai, and for the German state of Schleswig-Holstein, making it a popular choice for anyone doing business in either place, or both.
  • If your company or website targets Saint Helena, the .gov.sh domain extension is an excellent choice.
  • .gov.sh domain extension can make your website look more professional and less generic. It shows that your company has affiliations in Saint Helena which is important in obtaining the trust of local consumers.
  • .gov.sh domain extension may help you build a strong customer base in Saint Helena. Online shoppers generally prefer local websites when making a purchase. (dot)SH domain extension is a great way to localize your website and attract local customers.
  • .gov.sh domain extension can compliment your white hat SEO strategies. 
  • .gov.sh domain extension can help minimize costs on paid internet marketing.
  • Thousands of words and phrases in dozens of languages end in .gov.sh domain, one of the most common sounds in any language. In English especially, there are so many words that end with “sh” that you're sure to find a domain that's as unique as you.

.gov.sh Registry Information

  • TLD Type: ccTLDs
  • Country / Region: Saint Helena
  • Registry: Donuts

.gov.sh Domain Information

TLD Type ccTLD, Saint Helena
Minimum Length 2 characters
Maximum Length 63 characters
Minimum Registration Period 0 year(s)
Maximum Registration Period 0 year(s)
IDN Supported No
WHOIS Privacy Available Yes
DNSSEC Supported Yes
Realtime Registration Yes
Registration Restrictions None
Proof of Document Required No
Trustee Service Available No