General Information

  • Capital: Nairobi
  • Population: 38 000 000
  • Languages: Swahili English


International Arrangements

  • Paris Convention (Industrial Property)
  • Berne Convention (Literary and Artistic Works)
  • PCT (Patent Cooperation Treaty)
  • PLT (Patent Law Treaty)
  • Madrid Agreement (International Registration of Marks)
  • Madrid Protocol (International Registration of Marks)
  • Geneva Convention (Unauthorized Duplication of Phonograms)
  • Brussels Convention (Distribution of Programmer-Carrying Signals Transmitted by Satellite),
  • Nairobi Treaty (Olympic Symbol)
  • Member and Signatory to TRIPS Agreement
  • Member of ARIPO
  • Member of UCC
  • Member of UPOV

Filing Requirements

  • Power of attorney simply signed
  • Applicant data
  • Sample of the mark (not required for word marks)
  • A list of goods and/or services
  • A certified copy of the priority document (if applicable), with verified English translation


  • 10 years from the filing date


Renewal Requirement

  • Power of attorney simply signed
Domain Names
  • Domain extension: .ke

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