Main page
Main page Site map Feedback News archive


INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATIONS

The International Classifications of industrial property subject matters (hereinafter referred to as the International Classifications) are established by the respective international agreements.

Ukraine accessed to international agreements concerning the International Classifications of industrial property subject matters, in particular:

  • The Nice Agreement concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks ratified by the Law of Ukraine of 01.06.2000 1762-III. The Agreement entered into force in Ukraine on December 29, 2000.
  • The Locarno Agreement establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs ratified by the Law of Ukraine of 17.12.08 684-VI. The Agreement entered into force in Ukraine on July 7, 2009.
  • The Vienna Agreement establishing an International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks ratified by the Law of Ukraine of 18.02.09 1000-VI. The Agreement entered into force in Ukraine on July 29, 2009.
  • The Strasbourg Agreement concerning the International Patent Classification ratified by the Law of Ukraine of 17.12.08 683-VI. The Agreement entered into force in Ukraine on April 7, 2010.

Accession to the mentioned international agreements by Ukraine enables our country not only to use the International Classifications but also to participate actively in their enhancement, in particular, within the Committees of corresponding Unions.

The current versions/editions of the International Classifications translated into Ukrainian represented as electronic versions complete with search systems – Information and Reference Systems (IRS) – are listed below. All systems are accessible free of charge.

INTERNATIONAL PATENT CLASSIFICATION

IRS "International Patent Classification (IPS)"

INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF GOODS AND SERVICES FOR THE PURPOSES OF THE REGISTRATION OF MARKS

IRS "International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks (Nice Classification)"

INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF THE FIGURATIVE ELEMENTS OF MARKS

IRS "International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks (Vienna Classification)"

INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS

IRS "International Classification of Industrial Designs (Locarno Classification). Eleventh Edition". Entered into force on January 1, 2017.

IRS "International Classification of Industrial Designs (Locarno Classification)". Test version.

 

INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATIONS ON THE WIPO WEBSITE

International Patent Classification (IPC)

Other materials relating to the IPC

International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks (Nice Classification)

Other materials relating to the NCL

International Classification of the Figurative Elements of Marks (Vienna Classification)

Other materials relating to the VCL

International Classification for Industrial Designs (Locarno Classification)

Other materials relating to the LOC



Patent-informational files >>  International Classifications
Version for print Print version
State Enterprise
"Ukrainian Intellectual Property Institute".
2004-2018 All rights reserved.
Finport Technologies created by
Finport Technologies