Ministry of Economic Development information
Intellectual Property Office Intellectual Property Office
of New Zealand (IPONZ)
IPONZ is a business unit of the Ministry of Economic Development (MED).

IPONZ is the agency responsible for granting New Zealand patents, trade marks and registered designs, and acts as a Receiving Office for Patent Co-operation Treaty (PCT) applications on behalf of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) online features include:
General information on IP assets, IPONZ forms, fees and helpful guides.

Search engines for the New Zealand patent, trade mark and design databases

Online correspondence filing including lodging a New Zealand trade mark application

Online publications including the monthly IPONZ Journal
Elmbrook Technologies Ltd does not provide advice about protecting intellectual property however it does recommend that professional advice is obtained if applicable
Visit or in NZ call 0508 4 IPONZ (0508 447 669).