3 Criteria on The Thailand Trademark Application

Registering a Thailand trademark is subject to the following 3 criteria:


Trademark must be distinctive

Thai law requires that marks with one or more of the following characteristics shall be deemed distinctive:

  • Combination of colors represented in a unique manner, stylized letters, numerals or invented word. Word or words with no direct reference to the character or quality of the goods and is not a geographical name designate by the Ministerial notification
  • Name of juristic person or a name trade represented in a unique manner. Signature of an trademark applicant for registration or some forerunner in their business or signature of authorized person
  • Invented device