Fees

Agent Registration (Class 1 Licensee) Applications and Annual Fees

The fee for individuals applying for registration as a Patent Agent or Trademark Agent upon completing the registration requirements is $250.00 plus applicable taxes.  

Annual fee amounts for 2022 are: 

  • Class 1 – $1000 for one licence (patent or trademark) 
  • Class 1 – $1500 for a dual licence (patent and trademark) 
  • Class 2 – $100 (per licence)
Consult the 2022 Licence Renewal page for all details and instructions.

Change of Licence (Class 2 Licensee) Applications and Annual Fees

The fee for registered Patent Agents or Trademark Agents (Class 1 Licensees) to apply to the Registrar to change their licence class to inactive (Class 2) is $150.00 plus applicable taxes.

The annual fee for individuals to maintain registration as an inactive Patent Agent or Trademark Agent is $100.00 plus applicable taxes.

Reinstatement Applications

The fee for inactive Patent Agents or Trademark Agents (Class 2 Licensees) to apply to the Registrar to be reinstated as an active Patent Agent or Trademark Agent (Class 1 Licensee) is $150.00 plus applicable taxes.

The fee to apply to the Registrar for reinstatement of a suspended licence is $150.00 plus applicable taxes.

Applications to Surrender a Licence

The fee to apply to the Registrar to surrender a licence is $250.00 plus applicable taxes.

Applications for a CEO/Registrar Certificate

The fee for individuals to apply for a CEO/Registrar Certificate is $75.00 plus applicable taxes.
CEO/Registrar Certificate of Standing Application Form

Agent in Training (Class 3 Licensee) Registration Applications and Annual Fees

A fee will not be required for individuals who previously completed the 24-month training requirement and who are registering as an Agent in Training for the purposes of attempting the Qualifying Examinations.

The fee for individuals who have not started the 24-month training requirement but have made arrangements to complete their training under the supervision of a licensed agent (“Training Supervisor”), or who are in progress with the 24-month training requirement, is $250.00 plus applicable taxes. There is no fee for the Class 3 application process in 2021.
The annual fee for individuals to maintain registration as an Agent in Training (Class 3 Licensee) is $150.00 plus applicable taxes.

The annual fee for individuals to maintain registration as an Agent in Training (Class 3 Licensee) for longer than 24 months is $200.00 plus applicable taxes.

Qualifying Examinations

The fee to register for each part or paper of either the Trademark Agent Qualifying Examination or Patent Agent Qualifying Examination is $200.00 plus applicable taxes.

The fee to request a remarking of an examination is $200.00 plus applicable taxes.