China is one of the largest and fastest growing markets for Australian businesses exporting overseas and despite the lingering horror stories, IP protection in China has improved greatly over the years. A foreign business can register its trade mark, have local authorities raid infringing factories, take infringers to court and have Chinese customs seize infringing goods before they leave China’s borders.

To assist Australian business navigate the Chinese IP system, David Bennett, our IP Counsellor to China has developed a practical guide to protecting your IP in China.

If you’re expanding your business to China and would like guidance on IP, take a look at our suite of resources, starting with trade marks.


We encourage you to read through all of our IP protection in China resources before getting in touch, however if you need further guidance on protecting your IP in China you can contact us via this form.

Please note: this form is specifically for China related questions. Please use our Contact Us form for any other questions.

30 May 2018