Welcome to

Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority has been mandated by the government of Botswana to manage and operate the .BW ccTLD. This was followed by the formation of a Technical Advisory Committee made up of the ‘Local Internet Community’...Read more...

WHO IS

You may search for any of the following, DOMAINS, HOSTS (or HOST IP), REGISTRAR NAME (or IANA Number) CONTACT NAME (or CONTACT EMAIL). Once you enter the desired search criteria we will search the registry for Exact and Partial matches in all of the categories. If you want to search for multiple values enter a space between them.

BW Domains

Domain Names are a unique identity on the Internet,ccTLDs unlike other generic domain names like .com, provides an identity that is a distinct association to a country. Therefore the .BW name space has the added advantage of providing not only a globally recognized Internet Identity, but also gives a national identity as a Motswana or   associates an organization with Botswana.. Read More...

The structure of a domain name within the .bw DNS has three levels. Each complete name must be unique and comprise all three levels, each separated by a period (.) i.e.name.domain.bw (zoran’s comment – include an image of the actual domain name with the arrows to explain all various levels – helpdesk.yourcompany.co.bw) co, gov, net, ac, org… Read More...

How To's

howtoregisteraBWdomain howtorenewaBWdomain howtotransferaBWdomain

Click here to find out about the “HOW TO’S” of switching to .BW...