Last updated: 
9 January 2020

We are currently experiencing significant delays in the examination of trade marks. We apologise for any inconvenience. We will continue to update this information every month on this page.

General Examination:

General Product Type

We are currently processing applications with filing dates of (or close to):


July 2019

International Non-Madrid

August 2019


September 2019

Requested Expedited

December 2019

Converted TM Headstart

December 2019


Assisted Filing Service:


Current approximate waiting time

TM Headstart requests

2 business days


These figures are correct as of 6 January 2020.