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Revised Fee for Trade Mark and Registered Design Application in Hong Kong

Revised Fee for Trade Mark and Registered Design Application in Hong Kong

Revised Fee for Trade Mark and Registered Design Application in Hong Kong

Friday, 29 May 2015 12:13

 

With effect from 30 March 2015, Hong Kong Intellectual Property Department has revised official fees for trade mark and registered design, such that the fees charged are at the level sufficient to recover the full cost of the services.  Hence, official fee for some items has been increased, and some items has been adjusted downward.  Highlights of the changes are as follows:

Item Previous Fee Revised Fee
Trade Mark
Application for registration of a trade mark (First Class) HK$1,300 HK$2,000
Application for registration of a trade mark (Each Additional Class) HK$650 HK$1,000
Request for search of records (First Class) HK$200 HK$400
Request for search of records (Each Additional Class) HK$0 HK$200
Request for Registrar’s preliminary advice (First Class) HK$200 HK$400
Request for Registrar’s preliminary advice (Each Additional Class) HK$0 HK$200
Renewal of trade mark registration (First Class) HK$3,000 HK$2,670
Renewal of trade mark registration (Each Additional Class) HK$1,500 HK$1,340
Restoration and renewal of trade mark registration (Each Additional Class) HK$1,500 HK$1,340
Registered Design
Application for renewal of the period of registration (1st 5-year extension) HK$1,230 HK$790
Application for renewal of the period of registration (2nd 5-year extension) HK$1,860 HK$1,200
Application for renewal of the period of registration (3rd 5-year extension) HK$2,740 HK$1,760
Application for renewal of the period of registration (4th 5-year extension) HK$4,170 HK$2,690

OLN has made corresponding changes on the Schedule of Charges for trade mark and design.  Please send an email to ip@oln-law.com for a copy.