Thousands of Aussie businesses big and small trust Velocity Host as their web hosting provider for fast, highly secure and incredibly reliable web hosting at affordable prices. Backed by our friendly expert Australian based Support Engineers, local enterprise-grade infrastructure and your own dedicated account manager – no overseas call centres. We've partnered with the highest quality technology providers, topped with personal service and support so you can rest assured as your business grows, we'll grow with you.
Enterprise class SSD SAN storage delivers unparalleled performance.
Clustered server architecture means your sites are never at the mercy of a single server.
Backed up daily to a secure repository in the same Data Centre
(vh) cPanel shared web hosting automatically deploys and renews your free Comodo SSL every 3 months keeping communication between site and visitors secure.
Adaptive firewall and intrusion detection protects your data from attack, Imunify Security detects malicious behavior on your site and blocks offending intruders from access.
Imunify Security works tirelessly scanning your files looking for Trojans and code injections, when found they are locked up in quarantine for further inspection.
CF is the worlds leading content delivery network distributing your data to visitors across the globe at break neck speeds.
CloudLinux LVE guarantees CPU, Memory and Disk IO to every account making sure the best performance is guaranteed.
Acronis takes a daily backup of every cPanel web hosting account and keeps a copy for 14 days allowing you to restore to any given point in time.
Looking for a little more hands off? With managed web our team handles every aspect of cPanel hosting
Up to 50% greater performance than Apache with mod_php. LSAPI means faster, more stable dynamic web pages.
Every cPanel web hosting account is caged within it's own virtual environment, compromised accounts won't allow the attack to spread through the system.
Our 30 day money back guarantee means just that, a full refund of the resource cost no quesitons asked. - Terms Of Service
The Micron21 network is ranked first in Australia out of over 2,100 competing networks.
Our expert support team is right here in Oz working from our Micron21 Data Centre - we speak your language!
Velocity Hosts primary data centre is located at Micron21 in Melbourne East, additional pop sites include Primus/ Commander in Melbourne, Next DC Sydney, Singapore, USA and Europe. (vh) own all of our servers and infrastructure.
SMB packages are designed to support 1 primary cPanel account, additional websites can be hosted under the primary account as an Add-On domain. Established and Pro plans allow for additional websites to be hosted, these additional websites will impact the performance of the primary domain, we recommend individual plans for sites that require maximum performance from their hosting environment.
Yes, PHP 7.2 is fully supported as well as PHP 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0 and 7.1. You can select different PHP versions on a per account basis.
Yes, both SFTP and SSH access are available on all plans.
Absolutely. Simply select which CMS you would like installed during checkout and we will take care of the rest for you.
Yes, both WP-CLI and Drush are pre-installed on all of our servers. They are ready to use.
Git is available. Many clients use our plans in conjunction with a repository service. We are currently working on implementing an SVN solution for clients.
Yes, all sites and other data such as email messages are backed up every night and stored off server. We recommend customers also download their own backups through cPanel for local storage.
Yes, we provide a 99.9% uptime Infrastructure and network guarantee. Our plans all provide automatic server failover so you're never at the mercy of a single server.
Yes, all of our plans come with a no-risk 60-day money back guarantee for the hosting portion of your package. There are no facilities to credit domain name registration but domains can be migrated to a different registrar. (We will retain .au 2 years – $27.90 and .com 1 year – $13.95 on request of 60-day money back guarantee).
Yes, we provide Reseller Hosting packages that allow for the hosting of "Multiple Sites. Each reseller package allows each of your clients to have their own cPanel login and access to their own resources.
Reseller packages should be used if providing hosting to others, e.g. for web designers or developers or if you wish to host multiple websites each with their own dedicated resources for best performance.
The reseller "Managed Web" add-on provides private DNS name servers (e.g. ns1.yourdomain.com and ns2.yourdomain.com instead of ns1.webhostingresellers.com.au and ns2.webhostingresellers.com.au). Velocity Host also allows cPanel white labelling for your brand.
Most accounts are setup automatically in less than 5 minutes. If you've not received your welcome email within 1 hour after ordering please check it has not been caught by your SPAM filter. Please contact our sales team if you still can't find the email – [email protected] and quote your domain or account name in the subject field.
Yes, Velocity Host has implemented the Let’s Encrypt SSL project; a free, automated, and open certificate authority (CA), run for the public’s benefit to provide SSL certificates. You can turn on SSL for any of your sites through cPanel without incurring any SSL certificate or dedicated IP costs.
If moving from another host that uses the cPanel control panel we can move the first 10 sites for free. The next 11 to 21 sites are billed at a one-time fee of $5.50 per site and 21 or more sites are billed at a one-time fee of $2.20 per site, inclusive of GST. Simply open a technical support ticket after account activation requesting this service.
Moving sites from a non-cPanel server to a cPanel server needs to be handled manually. This process can be quite time consuming. Transfers from non-cPanel servers are billed at a one-time fee of $110.00 per site. This service can be ordered during checkout using the “Assisted Migration” option.
We accept payment by Visa, MasterCard and American Express.
As your business grows, sometimes website visitors can increase your monthly traffic usage. Our AUP – Acceptable Use Policy – allows for spikes in traffic of up to 20% in any given month. After this limit is reached the account will automatically be temporarily suspended. Don’t worry, we can unsuspend the account! Just let us know what’s happened and we’ll work with you to find a solution that works for everyone.
Looking for Australian web hosting for small business? At Velocity Host, we offer cloud, web hosting solutions and more for small and medium businesses Australia wide. For more information, call us on +61 2 8005 7353 (24×7)