Tunisia Trademark Search & Registration

Trademark Search in Tunisia

Search your trademark within Tunisian Trademark Office. Search by Trademark Name, Number or Applicant

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Frequently Asked Questions
Does having a registered trademark in Tunisia give me any right?

Registration is obligatory to obtain rights in a trademark. Tunisia follows the "first to file" principle.

What is the web address of the trademark national office?

The national office is not accessible online.

Is there any need to use my trademark before I apply for registration?

Neither actual use nor intent to use is required for application.

Can a Trademark Application be opposed?

The following can be grounds for opposition:

  • proprietary rights
  • notorious or well-known mark
Who can contest my trademark application?

The owner of an earlier right can oppose a trademark application.

Is it possible to cancel a registration?

The following can be grounds for cancellation:

  • proprietary rights
  • notorious or well-known mark
  • trade names
Are there any rights established by having a registered trademark?

The following rights are established by registration:

  • the exclusive right to use the registered trademark
  • the right to file an opposition case against later conflicting applications
  • the right to file a cancellation case against a later conflicting registration
  • the right to sue third parties for infringement
  • the right to license interested parties to use the trademark
  • the right to request for counterfeit goods to be seized by customs authorities
  • the right to receive compensation for infringement
How long is the opposition period?

The opposition period begins on the publication date.


The opposition period ends 60 days after the publication date.

Is Tunisia a member of the Madrid System?

Tunisia is a member of the Madrid Protocol. However, this jurisdiction is not a signatory of the Madrid Agreement. International application may not be designated in this jurisdiction.

Do I need to present periodic statement of use?

Proof of use based on invoices is required.

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