United Kingdom (GB)

General Information


TreatyEntry into Force
Madrid ProtocolDecember 1, 1995


Declarations made by Contracting Parties

Extension of the refusal period to 18 months Article 5(2)(b) of the Protocol
Possible notification of refusal, based on opposition, after the 18-month time limit Article 5(2)(c) of the Protocol
Charge individual fee (see list of fees and WIPO fee calculator) Article 8(7)(a) of the Protocol
Declaration of intention to use the mark Rule 7(2)
The Office accepts to collect and forward fees to the International Bureau Rule 34(2)(b)

National/Regional Legislation

The Trademarks Act, 1994.

The Trademarks Rules, 2000.

Statutory Instruments.

Last updated on: January 8, 2016