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Summary of the procedure
 

Where to go? (2)

You will have to go to the following agencies. The number indicates how many interactions are required with each entity.
Bank of Kigali (x 2)
1 3
Bank of Kigali
Rwanda Development Board (x 3)
2 4 5
Rwanda Development Board

What you will get (1)

The objective of the procedure is to obtain those documents.
Trade Mark registration Certificate
5
Trade Mark registration Certificate

Required documents 

The documents with green band will be provided to you during the procedure.

Payment slip (BK) (x 2)
1 3
Payment slip (BK)
Payment receipt
2
Payment receipt
Application letter (TM search)
2
Application letter (TM search)
Reproduction of the mark (x 2)
2 4
Reproduction of the mark
Payment receipt
4
Payment receipt
Application letter -TM
4
Application letter -TM
Application form (trade mark)
4
Application form (trade mark)
Certificate of domestic company registration
4
Certificate of domestic company registration
Journal receipt notice
5
Journal receipt notice
Proof of identity
5
Proof of identity
Representatives
Proof of identity (x 2)
4 5
Proof of identity
Power of attorney (x 2)
4 5
Power of attorney

How much?

Cost of the procedure  RWF  43,000

Cost detail

Estimate your cost

RWF 5,000
trade mark search fee
RWF 30,000
trade mark application fee
RWF 5,000
initial "Nice classification"
RWF 3,000
each additional class of "Nice classification", if applicable

How long ?

The estimated total time is calculated by adding the time spent: 1) waiting in queue, 2) at the counter and 3) between steps.
  Min. Max.
Total time (sum): 90 d 180 d
of which:
Waiting time in queue (sum): 0mn 25mn
Attention at counter: 15mn 40mn
Waiting time until next step (sum): 90 d 180 d

Legal justification?

The regulations which justify the procedure and its content
Law on intellectual property Law on the protection of intellectual property N° 31/2009 of 26/10/2009
  articles 142, 143, 144
Ministerial order n°24 of 17/03/2016 determining fees payable for registration services of intellectual property Ministerial order n°24 of 17/03/2016 determining fees payable for registration services of intellectual property
  articles 2, annex (page 74)
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