SIPO Croatia

Office Details
State Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Croatia
Contact details

State Intellectual Property Office of the Republic of Croatia

Ulica grada Vukovara 78, HR-10000 Zagreb, HRVATSKA

+385 1 6106100

+385 1 6112017



Implemented in 2013 or earlier

CP1. Harmonisation on Trade Marks Classification Practice of G&S

Creating a common classification database and practice (project closed)

Common Gateway for Applications

An easy and efficient way to access the European Trade Mark and Design Network.

CP4 – Scope of Protection of Black and White (B&W) Marks

Trade marks exclusively in black, white and/or shades of grey (project closed)


Trade mark search tool

CP2. Convergence of Class Headings

Reach a common interpretation on the Nice Class Headings (project closed)


EU IP Offices quality standards


Trade mark classification tool

Common User Satisfaction Survey

Harmonised survey system for IP Offices

IP Enforcement Portal

The single EU platform to deal with IPR enforcement matters

Implemented in 2014


A seniority claim allows you to maintain the right obtained in a member state, under the EUTM.

Implemented in 2015


Registered designs search tool

CP5. Relative Grounds – Likelihood of Confusion (Impact of non-distinctive/weak components)

The objective of this project is to harmonize the different interpretations on how to deal with non-distinctive/weak components of trade marks in the context of the examination of relative grounds for refusal (likelihood of confusion) (project closed)


Generating trade mark and design filing forecasts for IP Offices

CP3. Absolute Grounds - Figurative Marks

Harmonize the different interpretations


A common support tool for examiners