This topic describes how to enter and submit the required information to complete real-name verification. The following examples apply to organization registrants.

Organization registrants can use a business license, organization code certificate, certificate of organization issued by an agency outside mainland China, or other certificates that contain valid codes. This topic describes how to use a business license, organization code certificate, or certificate of organization issued by an agency outside mainland China to enter and submit the required information for real-name verification.

Registrants that are based in different regions must use different certificates to complete real-name verification. If an ICP filing is required, the name of the registrant, certificate type, and certificate number must be the same as the information used for applying for the ICP filing. The following table lists required certificates for registrants in different regions.
Region Certificate type Description
mainland China Business license Organization registrants that are based in mainland China can use a business license and organization code certificate for real-name verification.
Organization code certificate
outside mainland China Certificate of organization issued by an agency outside mainland China Organization domain name registrants that are based outside mainland China must use a certificate of organization issued by an agency outside mainland China, such as a certificate of incorporation issued in Hong Kong (China).
Note If the real-name verification for a domain name fails, you need to modify the submitted information based on the verification comments and submit it again. For more information, see Real-name verification failures and workarounds.

Business license

Organization registrants that use a business license for real-name verification must enter and submit all the required information by referring to the example shown in the following figure.
Note The business license specified for organization registrants that are based outside mainland China indicates the permit issued by the State Administration for Industry and Commerce of mainland China. Organization registrants that use a business license outside mainland China for real-name verification must select Others as the certificate type.

Organization code certificate

Organization registrants that use an organization code certificate for real-name verification must enter and submit all the required information by referring to the example shown in the following figure.

Certificate of organization issued by an agency outside mainland China

Organization registrants that use a certificate of organization issued by an agency outside mainland China for real-name verification must enter and submit all the required information by referring to the example shown in the following figure.