Trademark registration

Trademark Registration Procedure in Tanzania (Tanganyika and Zanzibar)

In Tanzania, Trademark registration  is not the union matter. Each of the two regions of the union has its own laws regarding trademark registration. Though, the application of these laws is geographically limited, the laws are providing for almost similar procedure for registration of trademark in Tanzania.Therefore, Tanzania mainland has its own Laws and Regulations dealing with trademark registration and maintenance. As well as Zanzibar has its own Legislation. For one to enjoy protection of trademark registration across the United Republic of Tanzania, separate applications for registration of trademark must be filed in both regions of the Union.