Expired .JM Domains


.JM refers to the official domain extension or the internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) of Jamaica. .COM.JM is open to individuals and companies and there is no need to submit any document. Registry and operation is handled by the University of West Indies. Contact Marcaria.com if you are interested in a .COM.JM domain name.

Aside from being used as a two-letter country code for Jamaica, JM is also used as a reference to other things. In online chatting, JM stands for just messing. Other meanings of JM include Jedi Master (Star Wars movie), Journal of Mammalogy (science), jump on minus (technology), and joint mission (military).

Intended Use

Entities connected with Jamaica

.JM Registry Information

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$74.00 Annually

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What is a .jm domain name?

A .jm is the ccTLD (Country Code Top-Level Domain) for Jamaica. The domain was approved in July 1997 and since then, it has been one of the most popular TLD to get a domain name.

Who can use a .jm domain name?

It can be used by anyone who wishes to expand their reach into the Jamaican market or develop a website aimed at fans of Jamaica-based content or culture. It can also be used by businesses or organizations that have a local presence in Jamaica.

Who regulates .jm domain name?

Mona Information Technology Services (MITS) is responsible for the management and administration of this TLD. They are also in charge of providing all its customers with a reliable, stable environment to manage their domains. MITS also provides technical support to all its clients. This is especially beneficial for small businesses that cannot afford to hire technical staff on their own.

Tips to choose ideal .jm Domain Name

Before settling on a .jm domain name, it is important that you have an idea of the purpose behind your site and what keywords appeal most to your target audience. Think about how these keywords relate to your brand or business and try to include them in your chosen domain name.

One of the tips that you can use when choosing an ideal domain name is by using different spellings for your keywords or brand name, which will help in search engine optimization (SEO) and make it easier on people who are searching for you.

Common subdomains for .jm domain

  • com.jm - companies and organizations that have a presence in Jamaica but do not require local contact or registration will use this extension when registering their website address, which could be used as an alternative to the traditional ".com" domain extension.
  • net.jm - this is the ideal domain name for people who require a web presence but do not have an actual physical business location in Jamaica and therefore, cannot sign up with Mona Information Technology Services (MITS). You can also use it if you already own another website that has ".com" or any other TLD
  • org.jm - it is ideal for organizations that are registered with the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) but do not yet have a website.

Can you register .jm Domain Without Local Presence?

Yes, it is possible to purchase a domain name without having any presence in Jamaica by registering the website with Mona Information Technology Services (MITS) via an accredited registrar or reseller. You have to have your business registered outside of the country and provide proper documentation as proof.

What documents do you need to register .jm Domain Name?

You will have to provide a copy of your business license or certificate, as well as any other document that includes the company name and address on it such as an invoice from a local vendor for services rendered. You also have to provide a signed letter by one of the directors of your company confirming that you are authorized to make decisions about the website and how it is used.