New .au direct business domains

New .au direct business domains   

If you have a business you may already have a website domain that ends in But did you know you can now get a domain that just ends in .au?

This means you’re now able to register and use a shorter domain name, such as rather than

What does this mean for you?

As a cybersecurity measure, the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) recommends that all Australian businesses with existing Australian domain names register the .au direct equivalent of their current website.

You have until 20 September 2022 to apply for a priority hold over the new direct domain. After this time, it will become available to the general public