.ca Domain Name Registration

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Why choose a .ca domain?

.ca overview

Grow your online presence with a trusted and recognized .ca domain name. A .ca domain name tells users and shoppers that your business and website are Canadian. That’s because .ca is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Canada. This means it’s location-specific and can only be registered if your business is located in Canada. Well-known and trusted by Canadians, a .ca domain name is a great choice for any Canadian business.

.ca facts, stats & history

Join thousands of Canadian businesses by registering a .ca domain. The .ca domain extension is regulated by the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA), which ensures that all .ca domains are registered by Canadian individuals and businesses. Launch your .ca website today and join thousands of Canadian brands, businesses, and entrepreneurs who have enjoyed the established track record a .ca domain name has to offer.

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Check your domain availability.

Step 2

Add your shop and domain ownership details.

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Is .ca right for you?

.ca benefits

A .ca domain tells the world that you’re Canadian. It’s also ideal for customers who prefer to buy local and be charged in Canadian currency. Additionally, a portion of every sale of a .ca domain goes toward improving the internet community in Canada.

Ideas for your .ca domain

A .ca domain can help you market a product or service, whether you’re a local brand, a global powerhouse, or somewhere in between.

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Renews at same rate
SSL certificates included
WHOIS privacy included
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FAQ - Learn more about .ca domains

  • .ca is the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Canada. A large variety of Canadian businesses and organizations use .ca domains and it’s become one of the most popular and trusted TLDs in Canada.
  • A .ca domain extension is a great choice for any Canadian business due to its familiarity with Canadian users.
  • Any Canadian business or individual can buy a .ca domain name as long as they can show proof of being a Canadian citizen, permanent resident of Canada, aboriginal person indigenous to Canada, or a legal representative of a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Yes, you can buy a branded .ca domain name through Shopify.
  • Shopify offers free SSL certificates for all the domains registered through our platform. SSL certificates can cost you hundreds of dollars annually.