Welcome email example

Here is an example of the welcome email that is sent to registrants. This example is the basic version that will be used if you have not selected the advanced option. You will see that only basic information about you, the registrar is given in this version. For a more detailed explanation of the welcome email please visit our guide. An example of the advanced version is also available.

Subject Welcome to .uk

Dear [contact_name]


The following .uk domain names are registered for you:
[insert domain name/s (10 max)]

Welcome to .uk

A .uk domain name tells your customers, visitors or supporters that you believe in a safe and trusted online experience, whether you are developing a business, running a charitable organisation or writing a blog online.

The domain name provider that manages your domain name should be your first point of contact for any queries you may have.

Your registrar details are:

[add registrar Trading name]
[add registrar URL]
[add contact number]

[Registrar's custom welcome text]

[If agent has custom text insert below]
[Agent URL]

Domain names registered with this provider:
[insert domain/s (10 max)]

Nominet is the internet registry for all .uk domain names and operates the national infrastructure that helps make the UK internet work.  For more information about Nominet please visit our website at www.nominet.org.uk.

You now have access to an online account with Nominet that you can use to manage some other services associated with your .uk domain names (for example to transfer your domain name or update your details).

Please follow the link below to access your online account and confirm that your contact details are correct:

[insert link to account site online services]

For online tips and advice and to discover why .uk is such a great place to be, please visit www.agreatplacetobe.co.uk and follow us on twitter @dotuk.

Out on its own for the first time, the new .uk domain is now available to register.

This means that shorter, smarter ‘example.uk’ domain names will be available alongside ‘example.co.uk’, ‘example.org.uk’ and so on.

As an existing customer you may be eligible to register the equivalent .uk domain.

For more information and to check your right to register, please go to

If you have any queries that we can assist with please contact us.

Customer Services
T \+44 (0)1865 332244
E nominet@nominet.org.uk

Nominet UK is a company limited by guarantee and registered in England under No. 3203859. Our registered office is Minerva House, Edmund Halley Road, Oxford Science Park, Oxford, OX4 4DQ, England.