Individuals and organisations who register a domain are required to supply contact information, including address and email address, which is stored on the WHOIS database for public viewing. There are ways to remove your contact information from this database and it differs depending on your domain type. Continue reading for more information.
If you are an individual registering a UK domain you can hide some details. The registrant name will still appear but contact details will be hidden. Visit our customer control panel and go to Manage Domain Names to set this up. If you are an organisation using a UK domain you cannot hide contact details.
Global domains cannot opt out of the WHOIS database. We do however offer a domain privacy service for £5.99pa. Your details will show as identity-secured.com masking your identity.