Become a .CA Certified Registrar

With the help of our trusted Registrar partners, CIRA operates a safe, secure and trusted domain registry for the millions of Canadians that choose the .CA domain. Grow your business by becoming a .CA Certified Registrar.

Good to know before you apply:

  • In the spirit of keeping the .CA domain Canadian, Registrars must meet Canadian Presence Requirements.
  • Registrars will have to read and accept the Registrar Agreement.
  • CIRA will ensure that applicants can demonstrate understanding of the Domain Name System (DNS) and CIRA’s polices, and that your systems are up to an adequate technical standard.
  • An audit and credit check will be conducted by our finance controller and compliance officer.
  • There are various Registrar fees associated with application and certification.

Want to partner with CIRA to grow your Registrar business? Fill out the form and we’ll be in touch soon!

 

Registrars must meet Canadian Presence Requirements, which will be verified in the certification process.