The new Trademark Rules, 2017 expedited the trademark registration process by reducing the number of forms. The filing fee for the purpose of trademark registration has been revised.
The application for trademark registration can be filed under the following categories:
Trademark application and prosecution in India since its inception involves the filing of various forms by the trademark holder/agent/attorney with the registry. For smooth and successful prosecution of trademark applications, forms need to be accompanied by the prescribed fees and required documents as mentioned in the Act and Rules.
Below table mentions the major forms of the trademark. On submission of the following forms along with the prescribed fee; the registry will process the form.
New Form Name
Old Form Name
Application for Registration of Trademark
Notice of Opposition
Renewal of Registration of a trademark
Registration on Transfer/Assignment of Trademark
Search and issuance of certificate
Registration as Trademark Agent
For other queries like Power of Attorney, Extension, etc