Registration is not compulsory for practice in trade mark matters. Anyone
has a right to submit trade mark applications on behalf of themselves or
However, only registered trade marks attorneys can legally practise as trade
marks attorneys and obtain the full range of functions available under the
Only registered trade marks attorneys are
permitted to describe themselves as trade marks attorneys.
Registration allows trade marks attorneys to claim a right
of privilege for communications with their clients and have a right of lien in certain
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.