. az is the country code top -level domain ( ccTLD) of Azerbaijan. It was introduced on 25 August 1993 and is managed by an organization called Intrans headquartered in Baku, which in turn is subordinate to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.
Domains are registered on both second and third level. The following second- level domains are available:
- . com.az for commercial enterprises
- . edu.az for educational institutions
- . gov.az for the Azerbaijani government
- . info.az for general information
- . net.az for Internet service providers
- . org.az for Nonprofits
In addition, Intrans was in 2008 known to introduce own address ranges for various regions of the country. Only since February 2013 Intrans operates a system to perform registrations az domains online and fully automated from. .