Effective immediately all applications for trademark renewals in Saudi Arabia must be filed online. The change to online filing comes with a substantial increase in publication fees which are 10 fold the current level.
The Protection Period for trademarks is 10 Hijri years (approximately 9 years, 8 months) from the filing date, and renewable for like periods. The filing requirements for the renewal of Trademarks in Saudi Arabia include: POA (legalized) and a certificate of registration for endorsement. The grace period is six lunar months.