NICE CLASSIFICATION (9th EDITION) 

The following are the general classifications of goods (Classes 1-34) and services (Classes 35-45).  


Class  1

Chemicals used in industry, science and photography, as well as in agriculture, horticulture and forestry; unprocessed artificial resins, unprocessed plastics; manures fire extinguishing compositions; tempering and soldering preparations; chemical substances for preserving foodstuffs; tanning substances; adhesives used in industry 

Class  2

Paints, varnishes, lacquers; preservatives against rust and against deterioration of wood; colorants; mordants; raw natural resins; metals in foil and powder form for painters, decorators, printers and artists. 

Class  3

Bleaching preparations and other substances for laundry use; cleaning, polishing, scouring and abrasive preparations; soaps; perfumery, essential oils, cosmetics, hair lotions; dentifrices. 

Class  4

Industrial oils and greases; lubricants; dust absorbing, wetting and binding compositions; fuels (including motor spirit) and illuminants; candles, wicks. 

Class  5

Pharmaceutical, veterinary and sanitary preparations; dietetic substances adapted for medical use, food for babies; plasters, materials for dressings; material for stopping teeth, dental wax; disinfectants; preparations for destroying vermin; fungicides, herbicides 

Class  6

Common metals and their alloys; metal building materials; transportable buildings of metal; materials of metal for railway tracks; non-electric cables and wires of common metal; ironmongery, small items of metal hardware; pipes and tubes of metal; safes; goods of common metal not included in other classes;ores. 

Class  7

Machines and machine tools; motors and engines (except for land vehicles); machine coupling and transmission components (except for land vehicles); agricultural implements other than hand-operated; incubators for eggs. 

Class  8

hand tools and implements (hand-operated); cutlery; side arms; razors. 

Class  9

Scientific, nautical, surveying, electric, photographic, cinematographic, optical, weighing, measuring, signaling, checking (supervision), life-saving and teaching apparatus and instruments; apparatus for recording, transmission or reproduction of sound or images; magnetic data carriers, recording discs; automatic vending machines and mechanisms for coin-operated apparatus; cash registers, calculating machines, data processing equipment and computer; fire-extinguishing apparatus 

Class  10

Surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus and instruments, artificial limbs, eyes and teeth; orthopedic articles; suture materials. 

Class  11

Apparatus for lighting, heating, steam generating, cooking, refrigerating, drying, ventilating, water supply and sanitary purposes 

Class  12

Vehicles; apparatus for locomotion by land, air or water. 

Class  13

Firearms; ammunition and projectiles; explosives; fireworks. 

Class  14

Precious metals and their alloys and goods in precious metals or coated therewith, not included in other classes; jewellery, precious stones; horological and chronometric instruments 

Class  15

Musical instruments 

Class  16

Paper, cardboard and goods made from these materials, not included in other classes; printed matter; bookbinding material; photographs; stationery; adhesives for stationery or household purposes; artist's materials; paint brushes; typewriters and office requisites (except furniture); instructional and teaching material (except apparatus); plastic materials for packaging (not included in other classes); playing cards; printers' type printing blocks. 

Class  17

Rubber, gutta-percha, gum, asbestos, mica and goods made from these materials and not included in other classes; plastics in extruded form for use in manufacture; packing, stopping and insulating materials; flexible pipes, not of metal. 

Class  18

Leather and imitations of leather, and goods made of these materials and not included in other classes; animal skins, hides; trunks and traveling bags; umbrellas, parasols and walking sticks; whips, harness and saddlery. 

Class  19

Building materials (non-metallic); non-metallic rigid pipes for building; asphalt, pitch and bitumen; non-metallic transportable buildings; monuments, not of metal. 

Class  20

Furniture, mirrors, picture frames; goods (not included in other classes) of wood, cork, reed, cane, wicker, horn, bone, ivory, whalebone, shell, amber, mother-of-pearl, meerschaum and substitutes for all these materials, or of plastics. 

Class  21

Household or kitchen utensils and containers (not of precious metal or coated therewith); combs and sponges; brushes (except paint brushes); brush-making materials; articles for cleaning purposes; steelwool; unworked or semi-worked glass (except glass use in building); glassware, porcelain and earthenware not included in other classes. 

Class  22

Ropes, string, nets, tents, awnings, tarpaulins, sails, sacks and bags (not included in other classes); padding and stuffing materials (except of rubber or plastics); raw fibrous textile materials. 

Class  23

Yarns and threads, for textile use. 

Class  24

Textiles and textile goods, not included in other classes; bed and table covers. 

Class  25

Clothing, footwear, headgear. 

Class  26

Lace and embroidery, ribbons and braid; buttons, hooks and eyes, pins and needles; artificial flower 

Class  27

Carpets, rugs, mats and matting, linoleum and other materials for covering existing floors; wall hangings (non-textile). 

Class  28

Games and playthings; gymnastic and sporting articles not included in other classes; decorations for Christmas trees 

Class  29

Meat, fish, poultry and game; meat extracts; preserved, dried and cooked fruits and vegetables; jellies, jams, fruit sauces; eggs, milk and milk products; edible oils and fats. 

Class  30

Coffee, tea, cocoa, sugar, rice tapioca, sago, artificial coffee; flour and preparations made from cereals, bread, pastry and confectionery, ices; honey, treacle; yeast, baking-powder; salt, mustard; vinegar, sauces (condiments); spices; ice. 

Class  31

Agricultural, horticultural and forestry products and grains not included in other classes; live animals; fresh fruits and vegetables; seeds, natural plants and flowers; foodstuffs for animals; malt. 

Class  32

Beers; mineral and aerated water and other non-alcoholic drinks; fruit drinks and fruit juices; syrups and other preparations for making beverages. 

Class  33

Alcoholic beverages (except beers). 

Class  34

Tobacco; smokers' articles; matches 

Class  35

Advertising; business management; business administration; office functions. 

Class  36

Insurance; financial affairs; monetary affairs; real estate affairs. 

Class  37

Building construction; repair; installation services. 

Class  38

Telecommunications. 

Class  39

Transport; packaging and storage of goods; travel arrangement. 

Class  40

Treatment of materials. 

Class  41

Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities. 

Class  42

Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; industrial analysis and research services; design and development of computer hardware and software; legal services. 

Class  43

Services for providing food and drink; temporary accommodation 

Class  44

Medical services, veterinary services; hygienic and beauty care for human beings or animals; agriculture; horticulture and forestry services. 

Class  45

Personal and social services rendered by others to meet the needs of individuals; security services for the protection of property and individuals.

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