ARIPO trademarks application requirements

Application for registration of a trade mark should contain the following:

  • The applicant’s name and address
  • Designation of the Banjul Protocol Contracting State(s)
  • Descriptions of goods and/or services
  • Corresponding class/classes of the goods and/or services in accordance with the Nice Classification
  • Name(s) of color(s) claimed (if any) as a distinctive feature of the mark
  • A reproduction of the mark in the form of a two dimensional, graphic or photographic reproduction
A declaration of actual use or intention to use the mark.