• (230) 4278861, 4260399

Custom Recordal of IPRs in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan

Custom Recordal of IPRs
Yes
No
Yes
The Customs Regulation in the Republic of Kazakhstan (hereinafter referred to as «the Code»No. 123-VI ZRK) forms the legal basis for Custom Recordal of IPRs (Border Control Measures) in Kazakhstan.
Custom Recordal of IPRs is effective only on imports.
Their role is to suspend and withhold the infringing goods. Also, it is their duty to act in accordance with the order of the court.
The applicant can file a request to register "IP object" with the register of Eurasian Economic Community member states (hereinafter referred to as "single CIPR of the EAEC"). The same is to be filed along with other documents (as mentioned below in Question 8). The request is confirmed or denied in 30 days.
The documents required are as follows:
  • The application for IP object recording with the Community member states (CIPR) must have an attached document that proves the fact of transfer of the products with IP objects right violation across the EAEC customs border. The application for IP object recording with the CIPR of the RK must also have attached images of the distinctive features of the original goods, which comprise IP objects and the goods, which indicate features of the IP objects right violation.
No
Within 20 working days
Yes
Yes
No fee is there for Custom Recordal in Kazakhstan.
1.5 months to 02 months
Yes
Initially, on finding infringing goods, the customs authority can detain the same for 10 days and further, the detention may be continued up to the decision of the courts.
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
The destruction of goods is done in accordance to the Law of Kazakhstan.
No
Yes, within 05 days of termination of rights, the information shall be communicated.