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Free web hosting for Ukrainian businesses

12 months’ free web hosting for new Ukrainian business ventures and existing Ukrainian businesses looking to re-establish in the UK.

Have you recently come to the UK through a Ukraine Visa Sponsorship Scheme?

Welcome. We’re here to help.

We want you to know that you are welcome here in the UK. Krystal is on your side. If you are starting a new business here or bringing one over from Ukraine, we’ll give you 12 MONTHS’ FREE WEB HOSTING and a FREE DOMAIN (URL) on our Sapphire hosting plan.

How to apply

Have a read of all the info below, then just click the button to get started. We look forward to helping you get online!

We want to make sure the free business hosting goes to those who need it most. So we’ll need some proof that you are:

  1. Ukrainian
  2. Here under a Ukraine Visa Sponsorship Scheme
  3. Starting or re-establishing your business here in the UK

We’ll also need to charge you a one-off setup fee of £1. This helps us to prevent fraud.

There are more details on this below. Please read everything carefully before applying!


Your FREE 12-month plan includes:

  • Unlimited premium NVMe storage

  • Unlimited websites

  • Unlimited bandwidth

  • FREE website builder

  • Unlimited MySQL databases

  • Unlimited email accounts

  • 8GB RAM (LVE)

  • FREE SSL certificates

  • FREE migrations

  • FREE 4-hourly backups

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If you’ve got any questions, just get in touch and we’ll be happy to help.

The "small" print

Any Ukrainian national residing in the UK under any of the UK government visas opened in response to the war in Ukraine (including but not limited to Homes for Ukraine, Ukraine Family Scheme, Ukraine Extension Scheme) is eligible to apply for a Ukraine Support Business Account (Eligible Applicant).

The business must be a new business venture, founded or in the process of being founded by the Eligible Applicant (existing businesses operating in the UK prior to March 2022 and prior to the Eligible Applicant’s arrival into the UK will not be considered). Previous businesses managed by Eligible Applicants in Ukraine that are looking to be re-established in the UK are eligible.

Eligible Applicants will be required to provide the following documentation on account opening:

  1. Copy of Ukrainian passport bio page (preferred) or copy of Ukrainian birth certificate and
  2. Confirmation which visa scheme you have used to come to the UK and either
  3. Visa/BRP shown in your passport or
  4. Permission to travel letter together from the Home Office with a passport stamp from your entry into the UK.

Eligible Applicants need to validate their ID by passing our fraud checks. This means we have to charge the nominal amount of £1 as a one-off set up fee.

As long as the Eligible Applicant’s application fulfils the criteria, formal qualifications or experience or lack thereof will not influence eligibility, as Krystal believes in equal business opportunity for all entrepreneurs regardless of formal qualifications.

You will need to abide by our Terms and Conditions and our Acceptable Use Policy.

We also request that you link to Krystal on your website. Any social media activity you can generate to spread the word about this scheme would be warmly received.

Eligible Applicants will be given a Sapphire hosting plan by default - worth $460/year. After 12 months, your account will be moved automatically onto our normal Sapphire plan and will be charged at the normal Sapphire plan rate. Should you wish to cancel before your 12 months of free hosting is up, you can do so at any time. If you choose to renew your Sapphire plan, you can still take advantage of our moneyback guarantee by cancelling within 60 days. If you wish to change hosting plan before your renewal is due, simply contact one of our support team who will be more than happy to assist. If you wish to change hosting plan before your renewal is due (various other plan levels are available), simply contact one of our support team who will be more than happy to assist.

The free website domain (URL) includes the following domain extension / .uk / / / / .com / .net / .org / .info and is free for the life of the plan. If you would like a premium domain or a domain with a different domain extension you will need to pay for it.

Contact us for more details.

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