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South Africa - Trademarks

  • Nice Classification - Yes

  • Multiple Class Filings - No

  • ARIPO - No

  • OAPI - No

  • Paris Convention - Yes

  • Madrid Agreement - No

General Information

Filing Requirements

  • Simply signed Power of Attorney

  • Representation of the trademark

  • Name, address and nationality of the applicant

  • List of goods and/or services

  • Certified True Copy of priority claim (if applicable)


A trademark is valid for 10 years from the date of filing, thereafter it can be renewed for further periods of 10 years.

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