Choose my IP tool
If you aren't sure what type of IP right you need, our Choose my IP tool can help point you in the right direction.
Once you've decided what type of IP right you need, you'll have to make sure the idea isn't already protected. To help make it easier to check if a trade mark is available, we're piloting TM Checker, our free tool.
Trade mark basics course
Before you apply for a trade mark, it's important to understand what it protects and how it works. Upskill, our free online course, can help you master the basics.