• How does our trade mark registration process work?

    1.       Start your application with our simple online trade mark search tool. Type in your chosen trade mark and follow the on-screen instructions to select the ‘classes’ – industries – relating to your particular business. As an example: if your business was the supply of washing machine parts, you would select…

  • How long has Trade Mark Direct been in business?

    Trade Mark Direct have been providing trade mark services to clients since August 2008, but several years before then were spent developing our patent pending trade mark search technology.

  • Does Trade Mark Direct charge VAT?

    Trade Mark Direct charge VAT on our fees to UK domiciled clients – there is no VAT payable on registry fees. For clients outside of the UK but within the EU, VAT is zero rated (0%). For clients based outside the EU, we will not charge VAT on receipt of…

  • How does Trade Mark Direct keep my payment details secure?

    We accept credit or debit card payments via Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, Electron and Solo. All card payments made to us are processed on our behalf by a third party company and Stripe. Your confidential information is protected in transit from your computer during checkout using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)…

  • What is the Trade Mark Direct money back guarantee?

    Trade Mark Direct only submit trade mark applications which we believe will succeed. In the unlikely event that if having offered our money back guarantee your trade mark application fails we will return our fee. Please see our terms and conditions on our website.

  • When does Trade Mark Direct take payment for a trade mark application?

    When you first make your online application to Trade Mark Direct, you are asked to input your card details for validation and authorisation of future payment; however, Trade Mark Direct only takes payment for your trade mark application once it has satisfied all our 23 legal checks and we have…

  • How much does it cost to register a trade mark?

    UK Registry Product Our Fee Registry Fee Filing Fee VAT Total Application for trade mark (1 class) £250.00 £170.00 £50.00 £60.00 £530.00 Application for trade mark (2 classes) £300.00 £220.00 £50.00 £70.00 £640.00 Application for trade mark (3 classes) £350.00 £270.00 £50.00 £80.00 £750.00 Application for trade mark (4 classes)…