The procedure for obtaining Trademark registration in Moldova is full examination of the Application with opposition period. First stage is formal examination and the second is substantive examination. Regular period for receiving Trademark registration is 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 Moldova. A grace period for non-use of the trademark in Moldova is five years after registration date.

Search:

Official fee for the search of word trademark within 15 business days is EUR 40, EUR 5 for each class over one. For logo trademark accordingly - EUR 55 and EUR 5.

Application filing:

Official fee for filing trademark application is EUR 275 and EUR 60 for each class over 1.

Publication and Certificate issuing:

Official fee for Certificate issuing is EUR 295.

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.