Can I use my own IP addresses?

Posted January 14, 2020 1.6k views

I own a class C block of public IP addresses that were registered back in the 1990’s. How can I have those routed to my droplets instead of using those supplied by Digital Ocean?


These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Submit an Answer
1 answer


We don’t support importing your own IP addresses so this won’t be possible as of now. If you find that this is a feature that you’d want us to support, I’d recommend finding an entry that covers your ask or creating one that articulates your needs at the following page so we can understand community support as well as getting that information in front of our engineering teams:

It seems that this entry may be along the lines of what you’re looking for, BGP announcement of your own address space for Droplets:

Garrett Jansen
Developer Support Engineer