Trade marks must be renewed every 10 years.

You can renew a trade mark in the 6 months before it expires and up to 6 months afterwards.

You can’t renew online if your trade mark expired more than 6 months ago. You might still be able to restore your trade mark by post.

Start now on the Intellectual Property Office service

You’ll need:

Fees

It costs £200 for the first class of goods or services your trade mark is in, and £50 for each extra class.

You have to pay an extra £50 if you’re applying in the 6 months after your mark’s expiry date (known as ‘late renewal’).

Renew by post

Print and fill in a trade mark renewal form and a fee sheet for the correct amount.

Fees and postage instructions are on the application form.

Restore by post

Print and fill in a request to restore a trade mark if your trade mark expired more than 6 months but less than a year ago.

You must include:

  • a written statement explaining why you didn’t renew on time
  • a fee sheet for the correct amount

Fees and postage instructions are on the application form.

Your trade mark will only be renewed if the Intellectual Property Office is satisfied with your statement.

£100 of your fee is not refundable if your application is refused.