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Bait your customers

with a .CA

More than 7-in-10 Canadians agree that they prefer to support Canadian businesses whenever possible*. The other three probably don't even like maple syrup.

*Research conducted in 2020 by the Strategic Counsel

3,216,159

.CA Domains registered

Over 3 million Canadians have registered their .CA domain with CIRA. We are the trusted and certified registry that manages .CA domains on the behalf of all Canadians.


Why choose a .CA for your business

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Canadians prefer .CA

Canadians are 4x more likely to prefer .CA than .com websites for shopping when they have a choice*.

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Showcase your Canadiana

The .CA domain name means your business is 100% Canadian. Claim your .CA today and protect your brand - before somebody else takes it.

.CA gives back

A portion of every .CA domain purchase goes back into improving the internet in Canada through CIRA’s Community Investment Program. Because giving back is the Canadian way.

Your questions, answered.

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I think a .CA will always be the number one domain for us partly because of the brand value that Canada has abroad; the quality that Canada brings, the brand recognition. I personally believe that a .CA has more brand appeal internationally than a .com does.

Connor Curran Founder and Chief Laundry Folder at locallaundry.ca


Learn how to pick the perfect domain.

Read our domain guide for Canadians and learn about:

  1. Why your domain name is important
  2. How to choose the right domain name
  3. How to register and set up your domain

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Find your .CA today!

Use our search tool to find an available domain, then select a registrar to complete your registration.

Registrars sell domains at different price points and combine domain purchases with other helpful services - find one that meets your needs.