Trademark Registration Requirements: Filing a Trademark Application in India

The following details are required for filing a trademark application in India:

  • The trademark you wish to register
  • In respect of what goods or services is the mark used or proposed to be used?
  • Is your mark a label? If so please send a soft copy of the same.
  • Have you used the trademark before?
  • If yes, since when?
  • If no, when do you propose to use the mark?
  • Where do you propose to use the mark?
  • Are you a manufacturer or merchant or a service provider?
  • Are you a sole proprietary concern or a partnership or incorporated under the Companies Act?
  • Give full names of proprietor or partners.
  • Is the partnership registered? Please enclose a copy of partnership deed.
  • Full name and address of principal place of business or registered address of the applicant
  • Address for correspondence with name of the contact person, his designation, telephone, fax and e-mail particulars

For your convenience, given below are some of the most relevant forms required for filing applications for Trade Marks in India.

Form No. Title Download
FORM TM-48
Form of authorisation of an Agent



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