What are the Formalities and Government Fees for Major Trade Mark Transactions?

  • For filing new applications there are prescribed forms depending on the nature of application such as Form TM-1, TM-2, TM-3, TM-8, and TM-51 etc. Fees: Rs.3,500/-
  • To file a Notice of Opposition to oppose an application published in the Trade Marks Journal (FormTM-5). Fees: Rs.2,500/-
  • For Renewal of a Regd. trade mark (Form TM-12). Fees: Rs.5,000/-
  • Surcharge for belated renewal  (Form -10).Fees:Rs.3,000/-
  • Restoration of removed mark (Form TM-13) Fees: 5,000/-
  • Application for rectification of a registered trade mark (Form TM-26) Fees: Rs.3,000/-
  • Legal Certificate (Form TM-46) (Providing details of entries in the Register) Fees: Rs.500/-
  • Official search request (Form TM-54). Fees: Rs.500/-                       
  • Preliminary advise of the Registrar as to the registrability of a mark (Form TM-55).Fees: Rs.500/-
  • Copyright search request and issuance of certificate (Form TM-60) Fees: Rs, 5,000/-


  Trademark forms and First Schedule