Trademark Application Processing Timelines - US, EU, UK and Canada
The time it takes to get a trademark registered differs greatly depending on the country or region you are seeking protection. Below are the approximate timelines for trademark registration in United States (US), European Union (EU), United Kingdom (UK) and Canada, assuming no major Examiner or 3rd party objections.
Time to First Examiner Report or Notice of Publication - 8 months
Time to Registration - 13 months
Time to First Examiner Report (if any) - 2 months
Time to Registration - 5 months
Time to First Examiner Report - 4 to 6 weeks
Time to Registration - 4 months
Time to First Examiner Report or Approval Notice - 24+ months (2+ years)
Time to Registration - 30+ months (2.5+ years)
As you can see, the Canadian trademark office is experiencing significant delays in processing trademark applications. More information on Canadian trademark processing times is available here.
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