Trademark Registration

Countries Where You Can Do Trademark Registration through Us

We can take care of IP Services requirements such as New Trademark Registration, Renewal of Trademark Registrations, Submission of Declarations, Objections, Infringements, Pending Trademark Registration (for some reasons) in GCC / Middle East Countries, African Countries, Caribbean Countries, South Asian Countries, Far East Countries (South-Asia/East-Asia and Southeast Asia), European Countries, CIS Countries, Oceania Countries, North America, and South America.

Please refer the appended country wise list (169 countries) for your quick reference.

GCC COUNTRIES:

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
1 UAE 03-04 months Notarized / Legalized Power of Attorney (POA)
2 BAHRAIN 06-08 months Notarized / Legalized Power of Attorney (POA)
3 KSA 06-08 months Notarized / Legalized Power of Attorney (POA)
4 OMAN 10-12 months Notarized / Legalized Power of Attorney (POA)
5 QATAR 08-12 months Notarized / Legalized Power of Attorney (POA)
6 KUWAIT 08-12 months Notarized / Legalized Power of Attorney (POA)

MIDDLE EAST COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
7 ARMENIA 06-09 months POA not required
8 AZERBAIJAN 08-10 months Simple POA
9 CYPRUS 08-12 months Simple POA
10 EGYPT 18-24 months Notarized / Legalized POA
11 GEORGIA 12-24 months Simple POA
12 IRAN 08-12 months Notarized / Legalized POA & Trade License
13 IRAQ 24-36 months Notarized / Legalized POA
14 ISRAEL 12-18 months Simple POA
15 JORDAN 10-14 months Notarized / Legalized POA
16 KAZAKHSTAN 14-18 months Simple POA
17 KYRGYSTAN 14-18 months Simple POA
18 LEBANON 02-03 months Notarized / Legalized POA
19 PALESTINE 18-24 months Simple POA
20 SYRIA 24-36 months Notarized / Legalized POA
21 TAJIKISTAN 16-20 months Simple POA
22 TURKEY 12-18 months Simple POA
23 TURKMENISTAN 14-18 months Simple POA
24 UZBEKISTAN 10-16 months Simple POA
25 YEMEN (ADEN) 12-18 months Notarized / Legalized POA
26 YEMEN (SANA) 08-12 months Notarized / Legalized POA
  • Options for multiple class registration available in a single application
  • TM protection in Palestine is limited up to Gaza Strip

AFRICAN COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special aRequirements
27 ARIPO COUNTRIES(12 countries) 12-18 months Simple POA
28 OAPI CPUNTRIES (17 countries) 08-12 months Simple POA
29 ALGERIA 12-18 months Simple POA
30 ANGOLA 24-48 months Notarized / Legalized POA
31 BURUNDI 04-06 months Simple POA
32 CAPE VERDE 12-18 months Notarized / Legalized POA
33 DR CONGO 18-24 months Simple POA
34 DIJI BOUTI 04-08 months Simple POA
35 ERITREA 12-18 months Simple POA
36 ETHIOPEA 08-10 months Notarized / Legalized POA
37 GAMBIA 18-24 months Simple POA
38 GHANA 18-24 months Simple POA
39 KENYA 12-16 months Simple POA
40 LIBYA 24-36 months Notarized / Legalized POA & Trade License
41 MADAGASKAR 18-24 months Simple POA
42 MAURITIUS 10-12 months Simple POA
43 MOROCCO 08-12 months Simple POA
44 MOZAMBIQUE 08-16 months Simple POA
45 NIGERIA 12-18 months Simple POA
46 RWANDA 18-24 months Simple POA
47 SEYCHELLES 12-24 months Simple POA
48 SIERRA LEONE 18-24 months Simple POA
49 SOUTH AFRICA 18-24 months Simple POA
50 SUDAN 12-24 months Notarized / Legalized POA
51 TUNISIA 08-24 months Simple POA
52 TANZANIA 08-12 months Simple POA
  • ARIPO Countries: Botswana, Liberia, Malawi, Namibia, The Kingdom of eSwatini, Uganda, Gambia, Lesotho, Mozambique, Sao Tome and Principe, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe.
  • OAPI Countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central Africa Republic, Chad, Comoros, Republic of Congo, Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Guinea, Gabon, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Togo, Equatorial Guinea, and Guinea Bissau.
  • Tanzania is a part of ARIPO for IP protection, but protection is limited to Tanganyika region. Separate application is required for protection in Zanzibar region.
  • Under ARIPO protection, Zanzibar is not protected.

CARIBBEAN COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
53 JAMAICA 10-16 months Simple POA
54 BAHAMAS 36-46 months Simple POA
55 BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS 08-12 months Simple POA
56 CUBA 12-18 months Simple POA
57 DOMINICA REPUBLIC 03-06 months Simple POA
58 PURETTO RICO 24-32 months Simple POA
59 TRINIDAD & TOBAGO 18-28 months Simple POA
60 HAITI 10-18 months Simple POA
61 SURINAME 12-18 months Simple POA
62 GUANA 12-18 months Simple POA

SOUTH ASIAN COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
63 AFGANISTAN 12-16 months Notarized / Legalized POA
64 BANGLADESH 24-36 months Simple POA
65 BHUTAN 06-12 months Simple POA
66 MALDIVES 02-03 months Simple POA
67 NEPAL 16-24 months Notarized / Legalized POA
68 SRILANKA 12-18 months Simple POA
69 INDIA 08-12 months Simple POA
70 PAKISTAN 18-24 months Notarized / Legalized POA
  • Home country registration is a mandatory provision for submission of trademark application in Nepal.

FAR EAST COUNTRIES (NORTH ASIA, EAST ASIA & SOUTHEAST ASIA

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
71 BRUNEI 06-12 months Simple POA
72 MALAYSIA 10-14 months Simple POA / Notarized Statutory Declaration to be submitted
73 INDONESIA 10-14 months Simple POA
74 CHINA 12-16 months Simple POA
75 HONG KONG 06-10 months Simple POA
76 THAILAND 09-12 months Simple POA
77 TAIWAN 08-12 months Simple POA
78 PHILIPPINES 06-08 months Simple POA / Notarized Declaration of Use
79 SOUTH KOREA 10-12 months Simple POA
  • Multiple Class Registrations possible in one TM application.
  • First to File Jurisdictions – priority for registration for the first person who files trademark application.
  • Number of products limited to 10 in one trademark application in China.
  • Number of products limited to 20 in one application in Taiwan.
  • Notarized Statutory Declaration to be submitted for completing registration formalities in Malaysia.
  • Notarized Declaration of Use to be submitted in Philippines from 03 years of completion of trademark registration.

EUROPEAN COUNTRIES INCLUDING CIS COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
80 EUROPEAN UNION 06-08 months Simple POA
81 UK 06-10 months Simple POA
82 SCOTLAND 06-10 months Simple POA
83 MONACO 06-09 months Simple POA
84 SWITZERLAND 04-08 months Simple POA
85 NORWAY 06-08 months Simple POA
86 ICELAND 04-06 months Simple POA
87 MACEDONIA 12-14 months Simple POA
88 MOLDOVA 12-16 months Simple POA
89 MONTENEGRO 20-28 months Simple POA
90 SERBIA 06-12 months Simple POA
91 RUSSIA 11-13 months Simple POA
92 ALBANIA 08-12 months Simple POA
93 UKRAINE 12-18 months Simple POA
94 BELARUS 28-36 months Simple POA
95 BOSNIA & HERZEGONIA 14-24 months Simple POA
96 KOSOVA 14-24 months Simple POA
97 ANDORRA 03-05 months Simple POA
98 DENMARK (FARO ISLANDS) 04-08 months Simple POA
99 GIBRALTER 08-16 months Simple POA
100 LICHENSTEIN 06-08 months Simple POA
101 SAN MARINO 16-24 months Simple POA
  • European Union Countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Republic (EIRE) of Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, and Sweden.
  • Separate trademark registration is required in UK for IP protection in UK.
  • Multiple Class registrations possible in a single trademark application
  • IP registration under European Union for Denmark will not yield protection in Faroe Islands; separate registration is required.

OCEANIA COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
102 AUSTRALIA 10-12 months Simple POA
103 NEW ZEALAND 08-14 months Simple POA
104 FIJI 16-28 months Simple POA

NORTH AMERICA & SOUTH AMERICA COUNTRIES

Sr. No. Country Process Duration Special Requirements
105 USA 12-18 months Simple POA / Statement of Use required
106 CANADA 12-18 months Simple POA / Statement of Use required
107 MEXICO 08-12 months Simple POA
108 BRAZIL 36-48 months Simple POA
109 CHILE 06-10 months Simple POA
110 COLUMBIA 08-12 months Simple POA
111 EQUADOR 08-12 months Simple POA
112 PARAGUAY 10-12 months Simple POA
113 PERU 03-06 months Simple POA
  • For completion of trademark registration process in USA and Canada, it is mandatory that the proposed mark should be of use in US commerce to proceed completion of registration. So, during the publication phase of registration, the applicant needs to submit a Statement of Use / Declaration of Use (SOU) to USPTO with proof.
  • If the applicant is not able to submit SOU on time, extension to submit SOU can be sought for 06 months (renewable up to 05 times) by paying relevant fee.