resolve-disputes

RESOLVE IP DISPUTES

A key part in your IP management journey is to defend your IP and resolve disputes, where necessary. Find suitable dispute resolution approaches, resources and guides for your needs.

Forms & Fees

Please proceed to our e-services portal, IP2SG, to file your forms online. The acceptable modes of payment can be found here.

Forms pertaining to Geographical Indications or Plant Varieties Protection proceedings can be filed via FormSG, or in hard copy.

If filing via FormSG,

  • Please provide your email address and Singapore contact number in your submission so that we can provide you with the payment instructions.
  • Payment shall be made via IP2SG's payment platform. You can expect to receive payment instructions via email within 3 working days after we receive your submission.

If filing hard copies,

  • You can file by post or hand to IPOS.
  • In addition to the hard copies filed, you are strongly encouraged to submit soft copies via IP2SG (HMD Circular 2.3 at D).

Description

Fee

Form

Notification to Registrar (Trade Marks) -

Word Icon Notification to Registrar (80KB)

PDF icon Notification to Registrar (639KB)

Request for WIPO Mediation Fee 

Word Icon Request for WIPO Mediation (60KB)

PDF icon Request for WIPO Mediation (489KB)

Application for Reimbursement under Enhanced Mediation Promotion Scheme -

Word Icon Application for Reimbursement under EMPS (43KB)

PDF icon Application for Reimbursement under EMPS (323KB)

Agreement and Request for WIPO Expert Determination in IPOS Patent Proceedings Fee 

Word Icon Agreement and Request for WIPO Expert Determination (57KB)

PDF icon Agreement and Request for WIPO Expert Determination (92KB)

Hearings Common Forms

Form Description Fee

HC1

Notice of attendance at hearing

$715

Trade Marks:
$715 × no. of classes

HC2

Request to extract Registrar's certificate of taxation
(for award of costs made before 1 October 2021)

$80

Trade Marks:
$80 × no. of classes

HC3 Request for extension of time
a. for first extension of that period
b. for second or any subsequent extension of that period

For Trade Marks,
a. Extension in relation to counter-statement

b. Extension in relation to evidence

c. Extension in relation to taxation matters and others

a. No fee payable
b. $100


Trade Marks:
a. No fee payable

b. $100 x no. of classes

c. $100

HC4

Request for ex parte hearing

$100
HC5

Request for grounds of decision for ex parte hearing

$700
HC6

Counter-statement

$360

Trade Marks:
$360 × no. of classes

Trade Mark Forms

Form Description Fee

TM11

Notice of opposition

$374 × no. of classes

TM28

Application for revocation, invalidation or rectification

$357 × no. of classes

TM48

Request for extension of time to file notice of opposition

No fee payable


Patent Forms

Form Description Fee
PF2 Reference to Registrar on determination of entitlement to patent before or after grant
$450
-
Application for authorisation by Registrar to carry out act on behalf of person to whom directions were given
$50
By ad hoc correspondence
- Request for directions on handling of dispute between joint applicants
$450
By ad hoc correspondence
-
Reference to Registrar to determine the question of a licence
$450
By ad hoc correspondence
-
Application for settlement of terms of licence of right
$380
By ad hoc correspondence
-
Reference to Registrar of dispute as to infringement
$280
By ad hoc correspondence
-
Application for declaration of non-infringement
$280
By ad hoc correspondence
PF35
Application for revocation of patent
$500
-
Notice of objection to release of sample of micro-organism to expert
$100
By ad hoc correspondence
PF58
Notice of opposition
  1. to an application under section 24
  2. to an amendment of a specification after grant
  3. to an application under section 54(1) or (3) for cancellation of an entry in the register
  4. to the correction of an error, clerical error or mistake

a. $40
b. $480
c. $90

d. $100

Design Forms

Form Description Fee

D13

Application for revocation of the registration of a design

$400

Geographical Indication Forms

Form Description Fee

GI13

Notice of objection or opposition

$550

Word Icon GI13 (96KB)

PDF icon GI13 (241KB)

GI14

Request for grounds of decision in objection or opposition proceedings

$1,400

Word Icon GI14 (81KB)

PDF icon GI14 (242KB)

GI15

Notice of attendance at objection or opposition hearing

$715

Word Icon GI15 (86KB)

PDF icon GI15 (243KB)

GI16

Request to extract Registrar's certificate of taxation

$110

Word Icon GI16 (80KB)

PDF icon GI16 (235KB)

GI17

Request for extension of time to file notice of opposition, counter-statement, statutory declaration or other matter in inter partes proceedings

$100

Word Icon GI17 (95KB)

PDF icon GI17 (245KB)

GI18

Counter-statement

$550

Word Icon GI18 (85KB)

PDF icon GI18 (240KB)


Plant Varieties Protection Forms

Form Description Fee

PVP6

Filing of a notice of objection

$340

Word Icon PVP6 (51KB)

PDF icon PVP6 (35KB)

PVP7

Filing of a counter-statement

$325

Word Icon PVP7 (52KB)

PDF icon PVP7 (36KB)

PVP8

Filing of a notice of appearance at hearing

$650

Word Icon PVP8 (50KB)

PDF icon PVP8 (193KB)

PVP15

Request for an extension of time

$30

Word Icon PVP15 (53KB)

PDF icon PVP15 (143KB)

PVP19

Request to extract the Registrar's Certificate of Taxation

$30

Word Icon PVP19 (48KB)

PDF icon PVP19 (118KB)

Forms and Procedures for Other Requests

Description Form
Amendments to Form TM11 and Form TM28Please read HMD Circular 1.2.

Word Icon TM11 (182KB)

Word Icon TM28 (151KB)

Word Icon Continuation Sheet 1 (75KB)

Word Icon Continuation Sheet 4 (61KB)
Refund

Refund may be allowed under the following list of circumstances:
  • You have made duplicate payment for a form.
  • You have filed duplicate forms.
  • You have submitted a form which cannot be processed.
Submit your request via IP2SG.

Please note that forms which have been processed are generally not refundable.

Request for refund is subject to approval. Submission of a request does not guarantee a refund.

You are advised to check your forms carefully before submitting them.

Compilation of Forms (For Reference)

To preview the forms on IP2SG in Word/PDF format, please click here.