Select Country

Select a country to view information on local trademark law

A-E  F-J  K-O  P-T  U-Z

Multinational Agreements
Enter Client Voucher:  info

Services Firms

Check IP services firms here


Please report us if any of this content needs an update

Law Firms and
IP Consultancies

For legal advice please contact:

GN & CO., Ltd.
Ulaanbaatar 46, Mongolia (MN)

More info

Schmitt & Orlov (S&O IP)
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (MN)

More info

Further contacts here

Get Listed

Promote your expertise to IP professionals worldwide.
read more

Mongolia (MN)

Online you can see a limited part of information about this country.
More in-depth details are available for the following aspects:

     General Trademark Regulations
     Trademark Use Requirements
     Grace Period for Trademark Renewal
     Trademark Licensing

If you like to purchase all available information for this country, click the order button.
The total price is 49.00 EUR. A PDF-Download will be sent to you electronically.

Latest News: Sep 09, 2021 (Newsletter Issue 14/21)
Official Fee Increased
As of July 1, 2021, the official fee for filing a trademark application is now MNT 50,000 for up to 3 classes (previously MNT 20,000) and MNT 5,000 for each additional class in paper. The issuance of trademark certificate changed from MNT 15,000 to MNT 30,000.

Source: Schmitt & Orlov, Mongolia

Feb 02, 2016 (Newsletter Issue 2/16)
Designation of International Designs
On December 14, 2015, WIPO received from the Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia, a clarification of the
declaration under Article 17(3)(c) of the Geneva (1999) Act of the Hague Agreement.

The designation of Mongolia in international registrations of industrial designs shall enjoy protection for the maximum duration of 15 years from the date of international registration, subject to renewal of the international registration.

The clarification notice can be accessed here


Nov 25, 2014 (Newsletter Issue 18/14)
Regulation of Well-known Trademarks
The Regulation on Well-known Trademark of Mongolia has entered into force from 1 July 2014. Legal entities or personnel have now the right to apply to the Dispute Resolution Commission of the Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia (IPOM) for the recognition of well-known trademarks if the mark meets certain requirements.

Source: GN & CO., Ltd., Mongolia

Jan 01, 2011 (Newsletter Issue 1/11)
Accession to Singapore Treaty
The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) notifies that Mongolia will acceed to the Singapore Treaty with effect on March 3rd. 2011.


Legal basis is the amended Law of Mongolia on Trademarks and Geographical Indications, which came into effect on July 10, 2010.
Mongolia is a member of the Madrid Agreement and the Madrid Protocol and Paris Convention.
Trademark protection is obtained by registration.
Mongolia recognizes well-known marks since July 1, 2014.
Nice classification, 11th edition
Registrable as a trademark are all distinctive and graphically representable signs, such as words, shapes, letters, numbers, three-dimensional forms, colors, sound marks, and any combination of the mentioned signs.
The following trademark types are registrable: trademarks, certification marks and collective marks.
The application is filed at the Intellectual Property Office (IPOM).
One trademark application for one trademark.
Multiple-class applications are possible.
Foreign applicants need an authorized representative for a trademark registration.
For foreign applicants it is recommended to make domestic registration.
The application process includes a formal examination, an examination of distinctiveness and a search for prior trademarks.
The processing time from first filing to registration is in 9 months, if it is required the processing time can be extended for up to 6 months.
After registration, the trademark is published on the website of the IPOM.
The Law of Mongolia contains no provisions governing opposition against pending applications. However, it is possible to send letters of opposition. It is up to the examiner whether he takes them into account, as this is an informal procedure. Such letters may be filed at any time prior to registration of the mark.

Details regarding the Opposition Period against designation of IR Mark are available in our publication on this topic here
A trademark registration is valid for 10 years from date of application.
The registration is renewable for periods of 10 years.
Practical details on grace periods for trademark renewals are available in our publication here
Practical details on trademark use requirements are available in our publication here
As of July 1, 2021, the official fee for filing a trademark application is MNT 50,000 for up to 3 classes and MNT 5,000 for each additional class in paper. The issuance of trademark certificate is MNT 30,000.

Currency Converter   (Source for exchange-rates:
Find out how much this is in your own currency and convert!

Initial currency

left-to-right wrrow
convert into
Target currency


Practical details on trademark licensing are available in our publication here
SMD Group thanks the following law firms for their assictance in updating the information provided.

Aug 11, 2021
GRATA International, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Aug 01, 2021
GN & CO., Ltd., Ulaanbaatar 46, Mongolia  

GN & CO., Ltd.

Damdinsuren Gankhuyag

Damdinsuren Gankhuyag
#422, IT Park Building, Baga toiruu 49
210146 Ulaanbaatar 46
Mongolia (MN)
Tel +976 11 322 015
Fax +976 11 315 117

GN & Co., Ltd., Patent and Trademark Agency is a professional partnership registered in the Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia. As a pioneer in private sector of the Intellectual Property system of Mongolia, our firm was established in 1993 and today specializes in the prosecution, maintenance and enforcement of patents, utility models, designs, trademarks, copyrights and licensing of rights.

Our experience in the field of registration of intellectual property rights resulted in a cost control measure in running business smoothly and avoiding expenses of litigation and maintaining the ownership of rights. GN & Co., Ltd. Patent and Trademark Agency is ready to attend for the better execution of your duties by using our office located in the same building of IPOM and would welcome the opportunity and honors of being of service or assistance to you in any Intellectual Property matter in any country of the world.

Schmitt & Orlov (S&O IP)

Ms Duka O'Brien

Ms Duka O'Brien
Ikh Mongol Complex, 3rd floor, Bayanzurkh District, 25th Horoo
13311 Ulaanbaatar
Mongolia (MN)
Tel +976 99406544

Schmitt & Orlov is a full service intellectual property firm. We specialize in advising our clients on all aspects of intellectual property in the region from registration to enforcement as well as commercialization. We work closely with our clients to create IPR strategies to meet their specific needs. Our practice focuses on clearly understanding our clients’ businesses needs and issues and providing a responsive and effective response within clear established budgets.

Our firm helps protect and support your business growth by ensuring your ideas and intellectual property is registered, enforced and commercialized.
With attorneys and specialists throughout the Asian zone, we offer a strategic, proactive service with deep local understanding and experienced professionals in both law and business aspects.

Our team includes attorneys, IP consultants, trademark and patent agents from 6 different countries and speaking 8 different languages. Our attorneys are specialized in IPR throughout the region and provide an international level of service with deep rooted local experience.

We work throughout Greater China, South East Asia, Russia and CIS countries, ready to assist you with your in-country or cross-border issues throughout the zone.

Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia (IPOM)
Peace Avenue 30
Bayanzurkh District
13381 Ulaanbaatar

Tel +976 11 329 273
Fax +976 11 327 638

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
34, Chemin des Colombettes
1211 Geneva 20
Tel +41 22 33 89 11 1
Fax +41 22 73 35 42 8