Frequently Asked Questions
How can I contact the owner of a domain that PrivacyGuardian is listed as the registrant, or some other role?
The only way to contact a domain owner utilizing our service is to use the form on this page.
A domain referencing PrivacyGuardian's information is involved is SPAM or some illegal activity. What role do you play and how can I report the domain?
We do our best to ensure that our service is not utilized to hide the identity of people
partaking in any of these activities. To report an infringing domain, please use the "Report Abuse"
form on this page and, if we determine your complaint has merit, we will release the domain owner's information
to you. Another good step would be for you to contact the sponsoring registrar for the domain as well as its ISP.
How can I become a PrivacyGuardian customer?
The only way to utilize our service is through participating registrars. We do not offer our services directly to domain owners, and there are no fees associated with PrivacyGuardian.
What happens if I need to transfer my domain name?
In order to transfer your domain to a different registrar, the administrative contact for the domain must approve a transfer request from the gaining
registrar. That registrar will not be able determine the real administrative contact while your domain is set as private.
Therefore, you must remove the privacy setting through your registrar prior to beginning the transfer process.