Frequently Asked Questions

1. How much does a GQ domain cost?

GQ domains are available for purchase as well as free registration. Paid domains are available from CFA 5,000 and up, depending on the type and character size of domain. More expensive domains are Special Domains which can be categorized as i) trademark domains (domains listed by intellectual property agencies) ii) reserved domains (domains that are reserved to protect the national identity of Equatorial Guinea and require an authorization) and iii) short domains (domains of one, two or three characters).

2. Who can register GQ domains?

The ccTLD of Equatorial Guinea is an open registry. Any individual or legal entity can register a GQ domain. There is no restriction on the number of domains a single person or entity can own.

3. How can I use GQ domains?

GQ domains can be used like any other domain. You can build a professional or personal website, use them for email, blog or any other purpose. GQ domains can be configured using our DNS, a custom DNS, or URL Forwarding.

4. Where can I register a GQ domain?

GQ domains can be registered directly from this site ( or from any GETESA accredited reseller.

5. How can I become a GQ domain reseller?

Any legal entity can apply to become a GQ domain reseller, whether located in or outside of Equatorial Guinea. An ICANN Registrar accreditation is not required to resell GQ domains. Please visit the resellers page for more information.