Pt. 's the country code top -level domain ( ccTLD) of the State of Portugal. This top -level domain has been registered with IANA on 30 June 1988. Technically it is managed by the Assis Neves Guerreiro ( Foundation for National Scientific Computing ) in Lisbon on eight servers in Portugal and other countries.


When a registration is requested by a company VAT number, of individuals the identity card number. Except pt individually selectable domain extension directly below. A. Com.pt extension is possible.

On 1 May 2012, the competent authority Portuguese Foundation for National Scientific Computing ( FCCN ) relaxed the criteria for awarding. Pt domains such that they now virtually anyone are available. Previously this was only businesses, professionals, public or private organizations and brand owners allowed. As a result of liberalization, the spread of the address increased rapidly. Has pt over other ccTLDs gained significantly in importance.