How to find your domain’s authorization code without current Registrar’s intervention

If you want to transfer your .gr or .eu domain to IP.GR, then all you have to do is get its authorisation code (EPP code).
If you, for any reason, cannot get the code through your current Registrar, on this article you can find alternative ways to obtain it.

.gr and .ελ domains

1st method: Via IP.GR

First of all, you need to do is log into your IP.GR account. If you haven't created one yet, click here to register to our website.
Then, go to “Support Ticket” next to Dashboard.

Support Ticket

From the form you will be taken to, go to στα Comments and type the following line:
“Please request from the Registry to send the epp code of the domain {}”.

Request epp code

Press Continue to send your ticket.

As soon as we receive your request, we will submit the relevant request to the Registry of .gr and .ελ Domain Names and the epp code will be sent to the email address of the domain owner.

2nd method: Via Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission

Alternatively, you can refer to Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission in order to request to get the epp code of your .gr / .ελ domain, by filling the relevant application that you can find here. Then you have need to collect the requested documents that are listed in the application. For individuals the required document is either an ID or a passport and for companies a formal declaration with certified signature and a photocopy of the ID of the legal representative. You send send the filled application along with the documents, by post to: ΕΕΤΤ, Kifisias Avenue 60, 151 25, Maroussi, Greece, or by email at:

For any further information, you can contact ΕΕΤΤ at +30 210 615 1194 (09:00-13:00 local Greece time).

eu and .ευ domains

You can request via the .eu and .ευ domain Registry (Eurid) to get the epp code of your domain, from here. In this display, you need to type your domain and the email address that is provided to the Registry in the contact details of the domain owner. Then press the “Request access code” button.

Request access code from Eurid

Since the email you entered matches the one provided to Eurid, shortly an automatic message with a random temporary code is being sent that you need to enter in the Eurid website in order to sign in to the control panel. Once you login successfully, on the left panel under “Transfer authorisation code”, press the “Generate transfer authorisation code” button.

Generate transfer authorisation code

Right after, you will be able to view in a green bar the current authorisation code for your domain name.

Current authorisation code of the domain

That was it! By following the steps above, you can skip the intervention of the current Registrar of your domain and obtain fast and easy its authorisation code (EPP code).
In case you want to transfer your domain to IP.GR, you can find the relevant instructions here.

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