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Trade Mark Information

International and Regional Arrangements:

  • Madrid Agreement:      No
  • Paris Union:                No

Types of Trade Marks:

  • Goods (based on a UK trade mark registration only)


The International Classification of Goods and Services (Nice Classification) is applied but there is no provision for services

Filing Requirements:

  • Particulars of Applicant (name, address and nationality)
  • Simply signed Power of Attorney
  • Certified copy of the corresponding UK registration certificate

Duration: The trade mark carries on for the duration of the UK registration (i.e 10 years)

Renewal: Renewable every 10 years

General Information

  • Area: Approximately 310 km2
  • Population: 7670
  • Capital: Jamestown
  • Currency: St Helena Pound
  • GDP:  $ 18 billion (2010)
  • Domain name extension: .sh
  • Languages: English (official language)
  • Exports: Fish (frozen and salt-dried skipjack, tuna); handicrafts; coffee
  • Imports:  Food; beverages; tobacco; fuel oils; animal feed; building materials; motor vehicles and parts; machinery and parts

International / Regional Conventions:

St Helena is not a member of any international agreements