SCHEDULE OF GOVERNMENT FEES FOR TRADEMARK MATTERS IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO DOLLARS.

1. On application not 
otherwise charged
to register a trade
mark for a specification
of goods included in one
class or to register a 
series of Trade Marks 
under Section 26 (3) for
specification of goods
included in one class and
TT$ 100.00 for each additional
class. TT$ 300.00


1c.On application under section
50 to register a certification
trade mark for a specification
of goods included in one class
TT$ 300.00

1d.On applications made at the
same time under section 50 to
register one certification trade
mark for specification of goods
not all included in one class-
In respect of every class..
TT$ 300.00
Total fee in no case to exceed
TT$ 150 for any number of classes.

 2. On a request to the Registrar
to state grounds of decision
relating to an application to
register a trade mark and
materials used.TT$ 60.00

3. On notice of opposition before
the Registrar under section 21,
for each application opposed,
by opponent. TT$ 20.00

3a.On lodging a counter-statement
in answer to a notice of
opposition under section 21,
for each application opposed
by the applicant; or in answer
to an application under any of
the sections 35, 36, 46 and 47,
by the proprietor in respect of
each trade mark; or in answer to
a notice of opposition under 49
for each application opposed,
by the proprietor. TT$ 100.00

3b.On the hearing of each opposition
under section 21, by applicant
and by opponent respectively; or
on the hearing of an application
under any of the sections 35, 36,
46 and 47, by applicant and by
proprietor respectively; or on the
hearing of an opposition under
section 49, by proprietor and by
opponent respectively. TT $50.00

4. Upon each addition to the
registered entry of a trade mark
of a note that the mark is
associated with a newly registered
mark. TT$ 5.00

4a.On an application to dissolve the
association between registered
trade marks. TT$ 30.00

5. On application to register a
registered user of a registered
trade mark in respect of goods
within the specification thereof.
TT$ 50.00

5a.On application to register the
same registered user of more than
one registered trade mark of the
same registered proprietor in
respect of goods within the
respective specifications thereof
and sbject to the same conditions
and restrictions in each case-
For the first mark.TT$ 50.00
And for every other mark of the
proprietor included in the
application and statement of case.
TT$ 5.00

5b.On application by the proprietor
of a single trade mark, under
paragraph (a) of section 41(1)(a),
to vary the entry of a registered
user thereof. TT$ 50.00

5c.On application by the proprietor
of more than one trade mark under
paragraph (a) of section 41(1) to
vary the entries of a registered
user thereof:
For the first mark.TT$ 50.00
And for every other mark of the
proprietor for which the same is
registered, included in the
application.TT$ 5.00

5d.On application by the proprietor
or registered user of a single
trade mark, under paragraph (b)
of section 41(1)(b) for
cancellation of the entry of a
registered user thereof. TT$ 100.00

5e.On application by the proprietor
or registered user of more than
one trade mark under paragraph
(b) of section 41(1)(b), for
cancellation of the entries of a
registered user thereof-
For the first mark. TT$ 100.00
And for every other mark of the
same proprietor for which the
same user is registered, included
in the application. TT$ 20.00

5f.On application, under paragraph
(c) of section 41(1), to cancel
the entry of a registered user of
a single trade mark. TT$ 100.00

5g.On application, under paragraph
(c) of section 41(1) to cancel
the entries of a registered user
of more than one trade mark-
For he first mark TT$ 100.00
And for every other mark of the
same user is registered, included
in the application. TT$ 20.00

 5h.On notice under section 41(3) and
rule 89, of intention to intervene
in one proceeding for the variation
or cancellation of entries of a
registered user of trade marks.
TT$ 15.00

6. On request to enter in the register
and advertise a certificate of
validity, under section 56 and rule
78-
For the first registration
certified... TT$ 20.00
And for every other registration
certified in the same certificate.
TT$ 5.00

 6a.On application under section 43(3)
and rule 66 for extension of time
for registering a corporation as
subsequent proprietor of trade
marks on one assignment-
Not exceeding two months.TT$ 30.00
Not exceeding four monthsTT$ 45.00
Not exceeding six months.TT$ 60.00

7. On application for certificate of
the Registrar, under section 29(2)
and rule 69-
For the first mark proposed to be
assigned. TT$ 50.00
And for every other mark of the
same proprietor included in that
assignment. TT$ 5.00

 7a.On application for approval of
the Registrar, under section 30(1)
or section 73 and rule 69-
For the first mark.TT$ 30.00
And for every other mark of the
same proprietor included in the
same transfer. TT$ 5.00

 7b.On application for directions by
the Regstrar for advertisement
of assignment of trade marks in
use, without goodwill-
For one mark assigned.TT$ 30.00
And for every other mark assigned
with the same devolution of title.
TT$ 5.00

 7c.On application for extension of
time for applying for directions
for advertisement of assignment
of trade marks in use, without
goodwill, in respect of one
devolution of title-
Not exceeding one month.. TT$ 30.00
Not exceeding two months. TT$ 45.00
Not exceeding three months.TT$ 60.00

8. On application to register a
subsequent proprietor in a case
of assignment or transmission of
a single trade mark-
If made within six months from
the date of acquisition of
proprietor-ship or the coming
into force of these Rules.TT$ 30.00

If made after expiration of six
months but within twelve months
from the date of acquisiton of
proprietorship or the coming
into force of these Rules.TT$ 40.00

If made after expiration of
twelve months from the date of
acquisition of proprietorship
or the coming into force of these
Rules. TT$ 50.00

8a.On application to register a
subsequent proprietor of more
than one trade mark standing in
the same name, the devolution of
title being the same in each case-

 If made within six months from the
date of acquisition of proprietor-
ship or the coming into force of
these Rules-
For the first mark. TT$ 30.00
And for every other mark. TT$ 5.00
8b.On application to register a
subsequent proprietor of more than
one trade mark standing in the same
name, the devolution of title being
the same in each case-
If made after expiration of six
months but within twelve months
from the date of acquisition of
proprietorship or the coming
into force of these Rules:
For the first mark...TT$ 40.00
And for every other mark. TT$ 5.00

 If made after expiration of twelve
months from the date of acquisition
of proprietorship or the coming
into force of these Rules-
For the first mark.TT$ 40.00
And for every other mark. TT$ 5.00

 If made after expiration of twelve
months from the date of acquisition
of proprietorship or the coming
into force of these Rules-
For the first mark..TT$ 40.00
And for every other mark.TT$ 5.00

 9. On application to change the name
or description of a proprietor or
a registered user of a single trade
mark where there has been no change
in the proprietorship or in the
identity of the user. TT$ 15.00

9a.On application to change the name
or description of a proprietor or
a registered user of more than one
trade mark standing in the same
name where there has been no change
in the proprietorship or in the
identity of the user, the change
being the same in each case-
For the first mark.TT$ 40.00
And for every other mark. TT$ 20.00

 10.For renewal of registration of a
trade mark at expiration of last
registration. TT$ 200.00

10a.For renewal of registration of a
series of trade marks under section
26(3) at expiration of last regis-
tration-
For the first mark of the series.TT$ 200.00
And for every other mark of the
series. TT$ 20.00

 10b.For renewal of registrations of
the same certification trade mark
with the same date for goods in
more than one class-
In respect of every class.TT$ 60.00

10c.Late renewal fee in addition to
renewal fee.TT$ 200.00

 11.On an application to the Registrar
for leave to add to or alter a
single registered trade mark.TT$ 50.00

11a.On application to the Registrar
for leave to add to or alter more
than one registered trade mark of
the same proprietor, being
identical marks, the addition or
alteration to be made, in each
case, being the same-
For the first mark..TT$ 50.00
And for every other mark. TT$ 30.00

 11b.On notice of opposition to appli-
cation for leave to add to or alter
registered trade marks, for each
application opposed. TT$ 30.00

12.For altering one or more entries
of the trade or business address
of a registered proprietor or a
registered user of a trade mark
where the address in each case is
the same and is altered in the
same way (unless exempted from fee
under rule 82)-
For the first entry. TT$ 10.00
And for every other entry.TT$ 5.00

 13.For every entry in the register of
a rectification thereof or an
alteration therein, not otherwise
charged. TT$ 20.00

14.For cancelling the entry or part
of the entry of a trade mark upon
the register of the application of
the application of the registered
proprietor of the trade mark. TT$ 150.00

15.On application, under any of the
sections 35,36, 46 and 47 for
rectification of the register
or removal of trade mark from
the register. TT$ 50.00

15a.On application for leave to
intervene in proceedings under
any of the sections 35,36, 46 and
47 for rectification of the
register or removal of trade mark
from the register. TT$ 50.00

16.On request, not otherwise charged,
for correction of clerical error
or for permission to amend
application. TT$ 10.00

17.On request by registered proprietor
of a trade mark for entry of
disclaimer or memorandum in the
register. TT$ 10.00

18.On application to the Registrar
under rule 83 to expunge or vary
the registration of a certification
trade mark or of certification trade
mark or of certification trade marks
of the same registered proprietor
where the regulations are substan-
tially the same. TT$ 50.00

18a.On request to the Registrar by the
registered proprietor of a certifi-
cation trade mark to permit alter-
ation of the deposited regulations
thereof-For the regulations of one such
regisration...TT$ 30.00
For the same or substantially the
same regulations of each other
registration proposed to be altered
in the same way and included in the
same request. TT$ 3.00

 19.For certificate of the Registrar of
the registration of a trade mark.TT$ 20.00

19a.For certificate of the Registrar of
the registration of a series of trade
marks under section 26(3).TT$ 150.00

20.For canceling or making one or
more entries of an address for
service of a registered proprietor
or a registered user of a trade mark
where the address in each case is
the same, on application made after
the registration in each case-
For the first entry TT$ 40.00
And for every other entry included
in the application. TT$ 20.00

 20a.For altering one or more entries
of an address for service in the
register included in one application
for alteration, where the address and
the alteration in each case are the
same-
For the first entry..TT$ 40.00
And for every other entry.TT$ 20.00

 21.For inspecting register or notice
of opposition, counter-statement or
decision in connection with any
opposition or application for
rectification of the register
relating to any particular
trade mark.TT$ 2.00

22.For office copy of documents, for
every page or part thereof.TT$ 1.00

23.For certifying office copies M.S.
or photographic or printed matterTT$ 10.00

24.Recordal of an assignment.TT$ 1.00

25.Recordal of change of address. TT$ 40.00

END OF TRADEMARK.

 SCHEDULE OF GOVERNMENT FEES FOR PATENTS MATTERS IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO DOLLARS.

Application for a patent section 18(1) and (2); rule 91 TT $
2000.00

 Each divisional application for a patent [section 19(4);
rule 181 TT $ 1,500.00

 Application for a utility certificate [sections 18(1;
and (2j, 64; rules 9, 43)1)1 TT $ 1,000.00

 Each divisional application for a utility certificate
[sections 19(4), 64; rules 9, 43(1)1 TT $ 750.00

 Correction of application to comply with requirements for
according filing date [section 23(3); rule 25(2)1 TT $ 250.00

 Correction of application to comply with formal
requirements [section 23)3); rule 25(2)1 TT $ 250.00

 Preparation of abstract by Controller [rule 25(2)1 TT $ 1,500.00

 Amendment of application at instance of applicant
[section 26(1)1 TT $ 500.00

 Amendment of application on invitation of Controller
[section 25(1); rule 26(2)] TT $ 250.00

 Fee for search and examination carried out by an examining
authority section 24(1); rule 26(1) TT $ 1500 plus amount of Fee
payable to examining authority

 Grant and publication TT $ 500 and fee payable to publisher

 Annual fees for patents: [sections 29, 30(1)[

 2nd year ... TT $ 200.00
3rd year ... TT $ 400.00
4th year ... TT $ 400.00
5th year ... TT $ 600.00
6th year .. TT $ 900.00
7th year .. TT $ 1,200.00
8thyear ... TT $ 1,600.00
9th year ... TT $ 2,000.00
l0 th year TT $ 2,400.00
llth year TT $ 3,200.00
l2th year TT $ 4,200.00
l3th year TT $ 5,200.00
l4th year TT $ 6,200.00
15th year TT $ 7,200.00
l6th year TT $ 8,400.00
l7th year TT $ 9,600.00
l8th year TT $ 10,800.00
19th year TT $ 12,000.00
20th year TT $ 13,200.00

 Surcharge for late payment of annual
30(1)] 10 % of overdue fees.

 Request for conversion of a patent application into an
application for a utility certificate and vice versa
(section 68; rule 43(2)] TT $200.00

 Application to register, or to give notice of,
transaction, etc. (section 35; rule 33) TT $ 150.00

 Request for recordal of change in ownership (section
35; ru[e 33) TT $ 150.00

Submission of license contract for recordal [section
45(2); rule 37] TT $ 150.00

 Inspection of Register (for every quarter of an hour or
part thereof) (rule 34)TT $ 20.00

 Inspection of Special Register and file relating to license
contract (for every quarter of an hour or part
thereof) (rule 38) TT $ 20.00

 Certified copies of documents (rule 35) TT $ 50.00 plus
TT $ 5.00 per page

 Request for correction of an error(rule 36)TT $ 150.00

 Request for extension of time limit (rule 48)TT$ 150.00

 Request for hearing (rule 46) TT $ 150.00

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