Online Publications – The IP Online Journal

As from 26 October 2018,  the trademark procedure has changed in line with  Subsidiary Legislation (SL) 597.03 entitled Trademark Search and Opposition Rules.

By virtue of this SL it is now possible for a third party to submit an opposition to the registration of a trademark within 60 working days following the date of publication of the trademark in the IP Online Journal. 

The IP Online Journal is issued on a weekly basis on the first working day of the week.  The first online journal was issued on Monday 25 February 2019.

Government Gazzette​ 

The Commerce Department regularly publishes its new Industrial Property Grants as well as other related changes in Malta’s Government Gazzette.

You may search past issues of the Government Gazzette by clicking on the appropriate links below:

          Publications 2019​
          Publications 2018​

Redress or appeal:
Decisions of the office which are open to redress or appeal must be sent on or in writing at:
Commerce Department, Industrial Property Registration
Director Industrial Property Registration
Lascaris Bastions, Daħlet Ġnien is-Sultan,
Valletta  VLT 1933, Malta

Unless otherwise indicated, the information contained in this site is issued by the Industrial Property Registrations Director within the Commerce Department at The Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Businesses

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Last updated on the 25th May 2020​