Trademark Agent

The following is for general information purposes only. All further queries regarding this information should be directed to the competent authority listed below.

This information may be of assistance to Irish/EU Trade Mark Agents based in Ireland, who are looking for information on the administrative procedures required. 

Competent Authority

The Controller of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks is the Competent Authority  for the following :

  • Trade Mark Agents based in Ireland  and also  for receipt of
  • Notifications by Trade Mark agents established in another EU member State who wish to provide services in Ireland.

 Please find link to the Irish Patents Office below.

The Irish Patents Office

Registration procedures for Trade Mark Agents setting up in business in Ireland

If you are a Irish/EU Trade Mark  Agent based in Ireland , who wishes to register as a Trade Mark Agent in Ireland,

Comprehensive information is provided on the following in the links below:

  • Registration procedures required for Trade Mark  Agents setting up in business in Ireland
  • Information on fees, and documentation to be submitted

Trade Mark Agents registration guidelines

Application form

Completing registration procedures online

The Irish Patents Office will accept completed registration forms  and accompanying evidentiary documents which are sent by means of post, email or fax. Communication by email is preferred and will allow quicker completion of all formalities. 

Completed registration forms and attachments in pdf format should be sent to the following Email
address:

patlib@patentsoffice.ie

Providing cross border services as a Trade Mark Agent in Ireland

The following is for general information purposes only, for Trade Mark Agents established in other EU countries , intending to provide services in Ireland.

Providing cross border services as a Trade Mark Agent in Ireland 

Response time frame by the Irish Patents Office

Further information on the response time frame by the Irish Patent Office on the registration procedure is available in the link below. 

Trade Mark Agents registration guidelines     

Relevant legislation applicable

The relevant legislation applicable for Irish/EU Trade Mark Agents based in Ireland,  intending on providing services  can be found in the folllowing link.

Relevant legislation 

Contact details

Please find the relevant contact details for the Irish Patents Office in the link below.

Contact details