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Type: Privately held
Industry: Internet
Founded: 1997
Headquarters: Christchurch,

Dorset BH23 1XW

Country: United Kingdom
Website: nic.sh
Key People
Paul Kane, Chairman

Nic.sh (Island of St. Helena Network Information Center) is the registry for country code top level domain name .sh the Island of Saint Helena and it is a subsidiary of Internet Computer Bureau (ICB), a company based in United Kingdom which offers software, routing and satellite services to Domain Name Registries, Government telecommunication authorities and telecommunication companies worldwide.The company is chaired by Paul Kane.[1]

The company's data centers are located in data centres in London, Tokyo, Melbourne, Seattle, San Francisco, Zurich and Amsterdam.


The company provide domain name purchase, registration, management and renewal. It also offers Internationalized Domain Name registration (IDN) for entities who wish to register their domain names using their local characters.[2]


NIc.sh partnered with numerous registrars all over the world which include Tucows, HiChina Web Solutions (Beijing) Limited, Gransy s.r.o, Klute-Thiemann Informationstechnologie GmbH, MarkMonitor Inc., etc.[3]