Discover how Nepali citizens and registered organizations in Nepal can obtain a free “” domain effortlessly. This step-by-step guide outlines the eligibility criteria, preparation steps, application process, domain configuration, and renewal information to help you secure your unique domain.


  • Nepali citizens and registered organizations in Nepal can apply for a free “” domain.
  • The domain name should be based on the applicant’s name or the registered organization’s name.


  • Have a scanned copy of citizenship (for individuals) or a registration certificate (for organizations).
  • If you’re applying as an individual, the domain should resemble your full name or surname.

For example, if your name is “Ram Sharma”, you might want to apply for “”.

Application Process:

  • Visit the official registration portal:
  • Check the availability of your desired domain name.
  • If the domain name is available, you can proceed with the application. You’ll need to create an account on the portal to start the application.
  • Fill in the required details and upload the necessary documents.
  • Submit your application.

Domain Configuration:

  • While filling out the form, you’ll be asked for DNS (Domain Name System) details. This requires you to have your hosting or at least DNS service ready beforehand. Popular DNS services include Cloudflare, DigitalOcean’s DNS, etc. If you’re hosting with a service provider, they will typically provide you with their nameservers.

Review and Approval:

  • After submitting your application, the Mercantile team will review your application. The approval time can vary, but if everything is in order, you should receive an approval email in a few days to a week.
  • If there are issues or missing information, they may contact you or ask for corrections.


  • Even though “” domains are free, you may need to renew them periodically. Ensure you keep track of any notifications about this.


The policy or the registration process might change over time. Always refer to the official website or reach out to Mercantile Communications for the latest information.