FAQs for Singapore Trademark Registration


  • Secures exclusive right to use the logo and slogan in your business operations
  • Protects against unauthorised use of your logo and slogan for commercial gain
  • Gives you the right to recover damages and compensation from an infringer
  • Provides a source of revenue when you license it to a third party
  • Increases the perceived quality and market value of your company and product identity

Proposed Trademarks that are:

  • Devoid of distinctive character
  • Merely descriptive of the actual products or services
  • Names of widely-known proper names and geographical locations
  • Generic words (such as television, computer, etc)
  • Likely to cause confusion between similar products or services
  • Perceived to be deceptive, hurtful or obscene

are likely not registrable.

A registered Singapore trademark is valid for 10 years from the date of application. It can be renewed indefinitely for 10 years at a time.

Depending on how well your proposed trademark meets the registration criteria, the entire registration process can take up to 12 months.

Multi-Class Trademark Registration has been available in Singapore since 2007. It allows one application to cover goods and/or services in more than one international class.

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