Your application must include a list of all goods and services which you want to register your trade mark with. You must list the goods and services in the class(es) they fall in. You should also state the number of class(es) they fall in. Below is the general classification under the 2023 version of the 12th edition of the Nice Classification by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), applied to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region with effect from 1 January, 2023, which guides you how to find out the class(es) that your goods and services falling into.

Goods and services

Goods classes:
Services classes:

Class 1

Chemicals for use in industry, science and photography, as well as in agriculture, horticulture and forestry; unprocessed artificial resins, unprocessed plastics; fire extinguishing and fire prevention compositions; tempering and soldering preparations; substances for tanning animal skins and hides; adhesives for use in industry; putties and other paste fillers; compost, manures, fertilizers; biological preparations for use in industry and science.

You may find details of the Nice Classification at This hyperlink is made with the permission of WIPO. The Secretariat of WIPO assumes no liability with regard to the transformation or translation of the data.

Please do not use words that are registered trade marks in specifications. Attached is a list of suggested alternatives for registered trade marks for use in specifications. The list is for reference and is not exhaustive.