Fees and commissions for buyers and sellers
Free to all Sedo customers:
Personal customer account and secure Transfer Service
Register to use all of the tools and the benefits these bring. Buying, selling, domain appraisals and more. All this is possible with a Sedo customer account.
- Free customer account for the Sedo trade platform
- Simply register and you will soon be able to buy and sell domains at Sedo
- You can also enjoy free parking for your domains at Sedo, and earn money from advertising revenues
Free Transfer Service
Perfect for buyers and sellers alike: Our reliable Transfer Service ensures secure payment of the purchase price and the legitimate transfer of all domains handled by Sedo.
- Payment of the domain purchase price only after the domain has been transferred
- Smooth transfer of the domain ownership to the buyer
- Quick, personal management of the domain transfer by Sedo's transfer experts
Purchase domains with no additional costs
You can buy a domain on our trading platform at a fixed price, negotiate with the seller, or purchase it through a domain auction. If you choose wire transfer as payment method, you only pay the price of the domain. There aren't any additional costs or fees. And our reliable Transfer Services are included absolutely free of charge.
Express Transfer Fee
Our expedited transfer feature shortens the purchase process for your new domain subject to an additional 3% fee. Currently, the following payment services are only available with an expedited transfer: Alipay, PayPal and credit card. If you would like to receive the expedited transfer in conjunction with other payment methods or for more information, please contact our customer support.
Free Domain Parking
With Domain Parking you can earn money from thematically matched advertising links. You get paid every time one of the links gets clicked on!
At Sedo you can easily earn money from your domains while increasing your sales opportunities. The best part: Domain Parking is absolutely free for Sedo customers.
Sedo charges a commission for domains traded on its platform. The amount of the commission depends on the type of sale and TLD, see below. Our Transfer Services are included at no charge. Minimum fees and commissions in this price list are understood to be exclusive of taxes (for example, VAT).
Sale of a parked Buy Now domain on the Sedo marketplace
Our cheapest selling option: Park your domains and enter a Buy Now price. You'll only pay 10% commission for a successful sale.
Domain sale on the Sedo marketplace
Sedo charges a fee of 15% of the gross selling price for the sale of a domain at a Buy Now or Make Offer price.
Minimum fees for domain sales
Sedo charges a minimum fee for every successful domain sale depending on the specific domain category. All minimum fees and commissions are understood to be exclusive of taxes (for example, VAT).
We charge an advertising fee of €10 for each domain listed in our auction events (GreatDomains auction or special auctions). The advertising fee is non-refundable, regardless of whether your domain is listed in the auction or not.
An additional sales commission of 15% of the highest bid is charged for a successful auction sale.
Minimum fees and commissions in this price list are understood to be exclusive of taxes (for example, VAT)
Please note our minimum requirements for domain marketing:
You agree to an exclusive marketing agreement.
You notify us about any pre-existing correspondence related to the domain and any bids already received from interested parties.
Your domain consists of up to two descriptive words .
Domains with spelling or typographic errors will not be marketed.
You provide us with traffic statistics for the last 12 months.
Transfer Service for external transactions
With our Transfer Service, you also benefit from maximum security when you make agreements outside of our platform, regardless of which role you are playing. Sellers receive their money with no problems whatsoever and buyers have the assurance that they will acquire unlimited control of the new domain after payment has been made.
The applicant is charged a fee of 3% of the gross selling price. A minimum fee of $60 applies to category 1 domains, and $200 tocategory 2 domains). On request, we will also assist you in dividing the fee between the buyer and seller. There might be additional fees charged to you by your registrar or bank. There is an additional 3% express processing fee added for payments over $500 made using Alipay, PayPal and Credit Card.
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.
Minimum fees and commissions in this price list are understood to be exclusive of taxes (for example, VAT).
Based on our vast experience and the largest database of domain sales worldwide, our experts can determine the market value of any domain. We charge a one-time fee of 99 EUR for the preparation of a Domain Appraisal for an individual domain. We will also be happy to handle the appraisal of extensive domain portfolios. Please ask our customer service for a Portfolio Appraisal quote.