Trade Mark

A place of business within a State, Corporation or Municipality will require a trade license from the concerned State Government or Corporation or Municipality for operating. Rules and regulations pertaining to trade license varies from state to state. Hence, to obtain trade license, the applicant must first understand the jurisdiction under which he/she is operating the business and the applicable Act.

In most states, the application for grant or renewal of license will be made to a Commissioner in the Corporation. The application must be made within 30 days of starting to operate a business. On applying with the required information and documents, the concerned Officer will ensure that the business is suitable for the purpose used, there is no possibility of danger or nuisance for any person around and issue the license. Trade license would normally be issued within a period of 7-15 days on submission of application can help you obtain trade license for your business. Get in touch with an Advisor to know more about the rules and regulations applicable for your business and begin the process of applying for a trade license.

Advantages & Benefits

Gumasta License
Trade license is known by different names in different parts of the country. For instance, trade license is referred to as Gumasta license in the state of Maharashtra.
Application
Trade license application must be made to the concerned State Government or Corporation or Municipality. The jurisdiction and procedure for application would differ based on the State regulations.
Processing Time
The normal processing time for trade application is 10 – 15 days subject to Government processing time. The certificate can be downloaded online after approval.
Verification
In some State, the trade license would be issued only after in-person verification from the concerned authorities. However, many states have also done away with the requirement.
Validity
In most states, trade licenses are issued with a validity of 1 year. Trade license can be renewed at the end of each year by paying the renewal fee.

FAQs

Trademark is a logo, brand name, product name, website name, word or punch line by which customers recognize or differentiate the products or services of one company from another.
Any Individual Person, Company, Trust, NGO, even Govt. agency can apply for Trademark.
Business name, product name, website domain name, brand name, logo or slogan can be trademarked.
Yes, As we know that trademark is an intellectual property of the owner, as other property can be sold for a price, the same way a trademark can be sold for a price.
Trademark consultant is a lawyer or attorney specialised in Trademark laws. They are also known as Trademark Agents.
Firstly detailed trademark check is conducted, after that one page authority letter is signed by the owner, then the Consultant files the application with the trademark registry.
You can use (TM) mark as soon as the Trademark application is filed and you receive acknowledgement receipt. (R) mark can be used once trademark is registered.
Every 10 years the trademark to be renewed, so that you can use your trademark for indefinite time.

Testimonials

I have received the company incorporation documents and extremely pleased to see the way documents are arranged. The service provided exceeded all the expectations. It’s been a great experience to work with to get this done. I would definitely give five stars to process and the way dealt with the customer. I would promise to recommend my friends if something they would need that serve. Thumbs up for the services and I would like to say WOW!!!! Thanks!!

SANTOSH KUMAR SINGH

DIRECTOR , AGROMISSION TECHNOLOGY INDIA LIMITED

I am writing to convey my appreciation to the staff at Group for the services rendered to obtain the incorporation of my company in India. I found the professionalism of the staff at Group, a pleasure to work with. As a foreigner to India, they took the time to explain the documentation and assisted in every question I raised. I was pleased that Group made a case for my business name and that I received the name that I wanted. I was completely satisfied with their service and strongly recommend them to anybody desirous of starting a business in India

PRAVISH KUMAR

DIRECTOR ,ORNIC HEALTHCARE PRIVATE LIMITED