Domain Name Registration

The Department of Information Resources (DIR), on behalf of the State of Texas, provides management, registration, and authorization for the use of the texas.gov  domain name.

Why Adopt a texas.gov Domain Name?​

To strengthen Texas government brand recognition, texas.gov  has been designated as the primary, outward-facing domain name for state agencies and counties. Using a texas.gov domain name assures citizens that your domain is an official, trusted Texas government entity. ​​

Registering for a domain name is a two-step process.

​Register a Domain Name for a State AgencyRegister a Domain Name for a County

 

More information regarding domain name management, registration, eligibility period, and naming conventions can be found in our Internet and Email Domain Name Management Policy​ - PDF (674 KB).

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