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Brief information on your trade mark application

Trade mark application form

Form W 7005

1. What must a trade mark application contain?

  • You can also file the application electronically via DPMAdirektWeb (only available in German).
  • Note: The DPMA does not check whether any trade mark already exists that is in an identical or similar form to your planned trade mark. Please conduct a search before filing your application to make sure that your planned trade mark does not infringe any earlier rights.

If you have any question about your trade mark application please contact our enquiry units our enquiry units in Munich, Jena and Berlin.

2. How much does a trade mark application cost?

The minimum fee for an application is EUR 300.- (or EUR 290.- for electronic filing)

3. Acceleration of the procedure

If you are interested in very fast processing of your application, you should carefully read the following information.

4. General note:

You can send your application in advance by fax (089/2195-4000) to the DPMA. Please send each application or other communication separately. This will make it easier for us to match your fax documents in the trade mark department.

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