FAQ

How visible will my star be?

We only ever name stars that are clearly visible online with a magnitude that ensures it can be located with a telescope.

What can I name my star?

You can name the star whatever you like (within reason) We will not accept any profanity or any trademarks. Good examples of star names would be "Sophie Jones" or "My Darling Wife Sandra". It doesn't have to be an actual name.

How long does delivery take?

Australia takes between 3-7 working days. Order by 4:00pm and your pack will be sent the same day! For the rest of the world it is between 3-7 working days.

Who are Star Name Registry?

We are an independent star registry offering you the chance to name your very own star which is then entered onto the star registry. We have already named over 100.000 stars and take pride in our excellent customer service.

What is a constellation?

A constellation is a group of stars forming a pattern that have a symbolic meaning. You may be familiar with the 12 zodiac star sign constellations. There's another 76 constellations which all have different meanings.

How can I find my star?

There are several ways to locate your star, firstly we would suggest heading over to our Star Register and entering your unique reference found on your deed, hit enter and you'll locate the details on our page. Using the Google Sky link you'll be referred to a Google Sky page, this will automatically direct your browser to locate your star and set it in the middle of your screen for viewing. Using Google Sky you can browse the galaxy and the constellations within. The second method of locating your star is using Google Sky and the night Sky. Using the Constellation that your star belongs too you can find reference points, for example if your star is located within the Big Dipper, you'll need to find the closest Constellations line to your star. If you're in possession of a Telescope, you may be able to enter the co-ordinates of the star which will automatically locate the star for you.

How do I name a star? 

To name a star just visit the homepage and choose your package. We have 6 Different packages that you can fully personalize. All packages have free first class delivery as standard excluding our instant star.

What is the star deed?

A star Deed is the 250gsm (Thickness) professionally printed award that we send you upon purchase. This will contain the name of your star, the memorable date, personal message, signatures of deed provisioner and of course the Star-Name-Registry official embossed seal of approval.

What is the memorable date? 

The registration date can be any date you like. It may be to represent a birthday, Christmas day or a date that goes back to when somebody was born. There is no restrictions and can be any date that is personal to you.

Does the name last forever? 

Yes the name is registered forever and any record is help securely and backed up accordingly. If you ever need replacement star deed(s) then you can contact us for more info.