Requirements for the registration of a TM in Burundi

The service responsible for trademarks registration is the Director of Industrial Property at the Ministry of trade.  The following is required:

  • A reproduction of the mark in a format that makes the copy possible
  • A brief description of the products or services the trademark is intended or is used with
  • The class or the classes in which the registration is requested
  • Detailed identity of the applicant (the owner of the trademark) including name, full address, country of location, telephone, email address, website if applicable).
  • A copy of the search results
  • A simply signed Power of attorney written in French
  • If Convention priority is claimed: a certified copy of the basic application, together with a verified French translation thereof.