The procedure for obtaining Trademark registration in Georgia is full examination of the Application with opposition period. First stage is formal examination and the second is substantive examination. Regular period of Trademark registration is 10-12 months. The registration is valid within 10 years from the filing date. Please be informed that the confirmation of the use of the trademark is not required in Georgia. A grace period for non-use of the trademark in Georgia is five years after registration date.

Search:

In Georgia there is no official search certified by GPTO. Agent’s fee for conducting the search in pre-paid databases and giving an opinion on search results is EUR 200.

Application filing:

Official fee for filing trademark application is EUR 280 and EUR 50 for each class over one.

Publication and Certificate issuing:

Official fee for Certificate issuing is EUR 140.

The following documents are needed for Application filing:

  • Applicant’s name and address;
  • List of goods/services;
  • POA signed by applicant. Notarization or Legalization is not required.