Registering a Domain Name gives you an online identity or brand.
A Domain Name is an addressing construct used for identifying and locating computers on the Internet. Domain Names provide a system of easy-to-remember Internet addresses, which can be translated by the Domain Name System (DNS) into the numeric addresses (Internet Protocol (IP) numbers) used by the network.
IP Address: 188.8.131.52 maps to the ausregistry.com.au Domain Name.
A Domain Name is hierarchical and often conveys information about the type of entity that has registered the Domain Name.
ausregistry.com.au is a 3LD, Australian country code Domain Name.
Domain Names at the same level of the hierarchy must be unique. Thus, for example, there can only be one .com.au at the top-level of the hierarchy, and only one ausregistry.com.au at the next level of the hierarchy.
Domain Names must:
See our FAQ for further definitions.