World Intellectual Property Organization

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (KP)

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Nice Classification

The Office accepts all of the class headings of the Nice Classification.

Representation before the Office

Local representation is required.
List of trademark agents is available from the Association of Trademarks Agents of the DPR of Korea.

Collective and Guarantee Marks

No special requirements.


No special procedure.


If the Office has not examined the mark, which is the subject of a request for transformation, it carries out full examination.

Maintenance Requirement

Not required.


Last updated on: December 29, 2014

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