Tariffs (Trademarks)

   

GBP

 

USD

 

EUR

1.

Application (per mark per class)

     
 

South African Trade Marks Act does not allow for multi-class applications

First application

   

 

  

  602,00

    

 

  

   915,00 

 

 

 

 709,00 

 

Second to fifth, each

   551,00 

    831,00 

 648,00 

 

Sixth and onwards, each

518,00

783,00

609,00

 

Claiming convention priority (excluding translation or verification of priority documents)

35,00

53,00

41,00

 

Late filing of documents

30,00

45,00

35,00

 

 

     

2.

Recording Assignment, Merge or Substitution of Application

     

 

First mark

347,00

530,00

412,00

 

Second to tenth, each

   122,00 

    183,00

   143,00

 

Eleventh and onwards, each

    34,00

     52,00

    40,00

 

Preparation of assignment documents, from

     95,00

    143,00

  112,00

 

 

     

3.

Registered Users

     
 

Application for recordal of registered user against:

First mark

 

   

   318,00

 

   

    487,00

 

  

  377,00

 

Second to tenth, each

71,00

107,00

83,00

 

Eleventh and onwards

13,00

21,00

15,00

 

Drafting registered user agreement, from

252,00

370,00

296,00

 

Drawing statement of case or affidavit, from

65,00

97,00

76,00

 

 

 

 

4.

Renewals (per mark per class)

     
 

First mark

   329,00

    501,00

  387,00

 

Each additional registration in the same name and having the same renewal date

245,00

369,00

288,00

 

Payment of fine

84,00

128,00

99,00

 

 

     

5.

Opposition and rectification

     

 

Preparing and lodging notice of opposition, application for rectification or counterstatment, from

   166,00

    256,00

   195,00

 

 

     

6.

Search

     
 

Registrability search in respect of a single trade mark with routine specification of goods or services, and reporting:

From: (excluding disbursements)

 

250,00 - 479,00

 

379,00 - 737,00

 

294,00 - 563,00

 

For each succeeding 30 minutes

114,00

194,00

134,00

 

Name index and general searches through official records per half hour (not including report), excluding disbursements

 110,00             

     171,00

 130,00  

 

 

 

 

 

7.

Litigation, Drafting of Documents and Consultations

     
 

Per hour, depending upon the seniority of the para-legal or attorney, see 8.5 below

     
         
8.

General

     
 

8.1 Receiving, perusing and preparing any document (per folio)(depending on complexity, time taken etc.)

25,00 - 50,00

36,00 - 72,00

29,00 - 58,00

 

8.2 Typing documnets (per folio and where not included in 8.1 above)

      14,00

      19,00

     17,00

 

8.3 Translations from French or German (excluding typing) per 100 words

     22,00

      32,00

    26,00

 

8.4 Photocopies (per page)

        1,00

        1,40

       1,00

 

8.5 Professional time charge (per hour)

8.5.1 qualified practitioner

 

 

   245,00

 

 

    368,00

 

 

  289,00

 

8.5.2 practitioner qualified for 10 years or more

400,00 - 483,00

602,00 - 963,00

472,00 - 569,00