Indian Trademark Registry publishes Classification of Goods and Services for Registration of Trademarks in India
The Controller General of Patents Designs and Trademarks (CGPDTM) by virtue of the power under Section 8(1) of the Trademarks Act has now published
classification of goods and services for the purpose of registration of Trademarks in India.
The classification as published consists of:
List of Classes with Explanatory notes
Alphabetical List of Goods
Alphabetical List of Services
The Introduction to the Classification of goods and services inter alia provides guidelines to be adhered for classification wherein the goods or services applied for can be classified with the aid of List of Classes, Explanatory Notes and the Alphabetical List.
In view of the aforesaid notice the applicants or their agents/ attorneys while filing application for registration of trademarks have to apply the specification of goods or services in accordance to such classification published by the Registrar of the trademarks which can be accessed at
The said Public Notice can be accessed at