The Official Web Address for New York City

The launch of the .nyc domain is one of the most anticipated arrivals in the City's – and the Internet's – history. Now New Yorkers and businesses operating in the five boroughs have an exclusive way to own their identities online like never before.

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Who Can Own a .nyc Web Address?

Living in New York isn’t for just anybody. It’s a place for doers and dreamers. It takes a little extra something to make it here, and that’s why the .nyc web address is reserved exclusively for New Yorkers. Any person, business, or organization with a physical address within the five boroughs can register a .nyc address.

Why Get a .nyc Web Address?

New York City is more than a place. It’s a mindset, a way of life, and a badge of honor.  A .nyc web address is a powerful way to tell millions of fellow New Yorkers and the rest of the world that you are here.

How Do I Get My Own .nyc
Web Address?

New York City residents can register available .nyc addresses instantly online, and begin using them right away. To learn more about registration, visit ownit.nyc.
  • Who’s using it? Meet the first New Yorkers to own a .nyc

    These people, businesses, and organizations represent all that the City stands for, and they're among the very first .nyc owners. Check out what they've done with their .nyc–and get even more inspiration here.

  • c4q.nyc


    The Coalition For Queens works to support the tech community in Queens as well as tech entrepreneurs and enthusiasts from low-income and diverse communities. They help highlight NYC as a center for innovation.

  • General Assembly


    General Assembly is creating a global community of individuals empowered to pursue work they love, by offering full-time immersive programs, long-form courses, and classes and workshops on the most relevant skills of the 21st century.

  • Future NYC


    Future.nyc is a program of the NY Tech Meetup, the largest Meetup group in the world, with over 40,000 members. The potential for technology to positively impact the lives of New York’s citizens is driving the work of Future.nyc.

  • Gothamist NYC


    Gothamist LLC is the operator (or in some cases franchisor) of eight city-centric blogs worldwide that focus on news, events, food, culture, and other local coverage.

  • Ink NYC


    Ink is a music licensing company made up of hundreds of musicians from New York who compose music for some of the world’s leading brands and artists.

  • Laz NYC


    Laz.nyc is the online home of Lazerow Ventures, an investment fund. Michael Lazerow is the Founder of Buddy Media, the 2nd largest exit in NYC in the last 7 years. He has made 40+ personal investments, most of which are in NYC - Buzzfeed, Rebel Mouse, Mashable, SAAVN, Nourish Snacks, Tumblr, etc.

  • Marketspace NYC


    Staten Island Makerspace is the first NYCEDC sponsored business incubator in Staten Island with a large audience made up of designers, developers, investors, entrepreneurs, and many other members of the Staten Island community.