Amazon Route 53 Domains

2023/08/15 - Amazon Route 53 Domains - 1 updated api methods

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Checks whether a domain name can be transferred to Amazon Route 53.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

type DomainName


param DomainName


The name of the domain that you want to transfer to Route 53. The top-level domain (TLD), such as .com, must be a TLD that Route 53 supports. For a list of supported TLDs, see Domains that You Can Register with Amazon Route 53 in the Amazon Route 53 Developer Guide .

The domain name can contain only the following characters:

  • Letters a through z. Domain names are not case sensitive.

  • Numbers 0 through 9.

  • Hyphen (-). You can't specify a hyphen at the beginning or end of a label.

  • Period (.) to separate the labels in the name, such as the . in .

type AuthCode


param AuthCode

If the registrar for the top-level domain (TLD) requires an authorization code to transfer the domain, the code that you got from the current registrar for the domain.




Response Syntax

    'Transferability': {
    'Message': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) --

    The CheckDomainTransferability response includes the following elements.

    • Transferability (dict) --

      A complex type that contains information about whether the specified domain can be transferred to Route 53.

      • Transferable (string) --

        Whether the domain name can be transferred to Route 53.


        You can transfer only domains that have a value of TRANSFERABLE or Transferable .

        Valid values:


        The domain name can be transferred to Route 53.


        The domain name can't be transferred to Route 53.


        Reserved for future use.


        The domain already exists in the current Amazon Web Services account.


        The domain exists in another Amazon Web Services account.


        Premium domain transfer is not supported.

    • Message (string) --

      Provides an explanation for when a domain can't be transferred.