Classification of goods and services
What is the Nice classification system for trademarks and where can I find a list of the classes of goods and services?
Once registered, you have the exclusive right to use your trademark in that country for the goods/services covered – this is the substance of a trademark registration.
The current (11th) edition was released in January 2017 and is referred to as Nice 11.
Classes of the Nice classification system
Here's a handy list of goods and services with their Nice 11 classes
Medical, surgical and dental devices
Plumbing, heating and lighting products, refrigerators, ovens and cookers, heaters, air conditioners, lights and lamps
Firearms, explosives, ammunition
Jewellery, gemstones, precious metals, clocks and watches
Building, construction, real estate development, painting, plumbing, repairs, mining, oil and gas drilling
Travel, transport and tourism services
Manufacturing, recycling, air and water treatment, printing
Education, training, publishing, entertainment and sports
Research, technology and design services, software development, Software as a Service, quality control and authentication
Hotels, accommodation, restaurants, cafes, catering services
Medical services, vet services, beauty services, agriculture, aquaculture, horticulture and forestry services
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