External Transfer Service

Protect deals made outside of Sedo.

Use our reliable Transfer Service even for agreements reached outside of our platform. Set up a customer account – and we will ensure a secure and hassle-free domain transfer.

  • Affordable - Fees start at just 3% of the domain purchase price
  • Personal - Dedicated representative for all questions throughout the transfer of domains
  • Secure - Reliable transfer of payment and domain ownership through Sedo's neutral account

Complete Your Deal Safely

Have you sold your domain outside of our platform and now want to safely transfer it to the new owner? We will be happy to assist you! The transfer to a new provider is completed using Sedo's Domain Transfer Service.

Backed by over 15 years of experience, our domain professionals will assist you every step of the way with what can be a complicated process. The Sedo transfer team can shed light on the complex terminology and technical facets of domain management while providing individualized consultation ensuring your domain's relocation to a new provider or owner is hassle-free.


The applicant is charged a fee of 3% of the gross selling price. A minimum fee of $60 applies for for category 1 domains, and $200 for category 2 domains (see price list). Upon request, we will also assist you in dividing the fee between the buyer and seller. 

Please note: If you reach an agreement outside of our marketplace and the domain is also listed on Sedo's marketplace with active negotiations, then the same commission shall be charged as for sales on the domain marketplace. Additional fees may exist through your registrar or bank. There is an additional 3% express processing fee added for payments over $500 made using Alipay and PayPal and Credit Card.


Domain purchase agreement

Both the buyer and seller receive a purchase contract from us, specifically tailored to domains or web projects.

Payment to neutral account

The buyer pays the domain's agreed purchase price by wire transfer, PayPal or credit card into a neutral account provided by Sedo.

Trouble-free domain transfer

Our transfer specialists work with both partners and their web hosting companies or registrars to quickly and safely transfer the domain.

Payment to the seller

The seller is paid as soon as the buyer is registered as the new owner and assumes full control of the domain. It's that simple!

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