How to use this domain name checker:
You can use this checker to check for the following extensions:
.com, .org, .info, .net, .biz, .mobi, .us, .de, .fr, .ca, .co.uk, .nl, .nz, .co.nz, .ac.nz, .geek.nz, .maori.nz, com.au, .edu.au, .oz.au
Type in your preferred domain name, including the extension :
Choose the domain extension by selecting the radio button:
This tells the checker which 'whois' server to check. Make sure it matches Step 1's extension.
New Zealand (.nz, .co.nz, .net.nz, .geek.nz, .maori.nz)
International (.com, .info, .biz, .net, .org, .mobi, .us)
Germany and France (.de, .fr)
United Kingdom (.co.uk)
Australia (.com.au, .edu.au, .oz.au)
Click 'Check Now!'
Several results may come back so here is a quick guide on how to read the response:
If the response says "Not Found" then the domain is most likely
If the registrant information is shown then the domain name is
If the response shows 'query_status: 220 Available' (line 7) then the domain is