Transferring a .uk Domain from IONOS to Another Provider (Changing the IPS Tag)

This article will show you how to release your .uk domain (,, etc.) for transfer to another provider/registrar using the IPS Tag process with IONOS.


You must have already started the domain transfer to your new provider.

Changing the IPS Tag on IONOS's End

To start the domain transfer, you must enter the IPS tag of your new provider with IONOS.

  • In the Domains section, open the Renewal & Transfer page.
  • Select your domain.
  • Click Change IPS tag.
  • Enter your new provider's IPS tag.
  • Click Save.

You have successfully released your domain for transfer. The domain transfer will start automatically.