Notice of opposition and statement of grounds

Use this form to notify of a standard opposition and to set out the grounds on which you are basing this opposition.


TM7 (all sections) This form comes into force on the 14 January 2019

TM7 (compulsory front section)

TM7 (section 5(1) or 5(2))

TM7 (section 5(3))

TM7 (section 5(4)(a))

TM7 (section 3)

TM7 (other grounds)

Old TM7 (filed prior to 14 January).


If you wish to file a fast track opposition please see trade marks: fast track opposition.

Fee sheet

Fee payable forms must be accompanied with a completed fee sheet.


£100: Opposition based on Section 5(1) and/or 5(2) only
£200: Opposition based on, or including, any other grounds

Published 16 September 2013
Last updated 22 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. TM7 forms updated.
  2. How to complete 'Notice of Opposition and Statement of Grounds (Form TM7) guidance added.
  3. TM7 (all sections) updated.
  4. Form TM7 (all sections): Data Privacy added.
  5. First published.