Recuperate part of the application fee through the SME voucher

When you apply for a trademark or design registration for your customers, you can recuperate 75% of the application fee back at the moment through the SME voucher campaign from the SME Fund.  

This is a European Commission initiative, implemented by the EUIPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office). The SME Fund will run from 22 January 2024 to 6 December 2024, as long as the European budget is available.  

Woman thinking to: Register a trademark? Receive a part of the application fee refunded!

Which costs are eligible? 

Through the SME Fund you can recuperate 75% of the costs of a trademark or design application with BOIP. Other costs are also eligible for a reimbursement.

Please note: First you must apply for the grant through EUIPO. After your grant application has been approved, you can then submit your trademark or design application. 

How can I apply for the SME voucher? 

  • Open an SME Fund account and fill in your SME profile   
  • Request the SME voucher through de website of EUIPO. Your request will be granted within two weeks.  
  • Only then submit your trademark or design application. 
  • Activate your SME voucher within 2 months. 

More about the procedure and conditions

Do you have questions?  

If you would like more information about this campaign, we will be pleased to help! 

For help with the procedure to obtain the SME voucher, please contact EUIPO directly

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