Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys Board

The Trans-Tasman IP Attorneys Board administers the regulatory and disciplinary regimes for patent attorneys in Australia and New Zealand, and trade marks attorneys in Australia.
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How to register as an IP attorney

You can register as a patent attorney, a trade marks attorney, or both. Your company may also be eligible to register as an incorporation.

Trade marks attorneys

Understand what it means to register as a trade marks attorney, and how to apply.

Patent attorneys

Understand what it means to register as a patent attorney, and how to apply.

Dual trade marks and patent attorneys

Learn more about dual trade marks and patent attorney registration.

Incorporated attorney

Explore how to register your company as an incorporated attorney.

Manage my registration

Find an attorney
Do you need help with your trade mark or patent application? You can engage a registered attorney to assist you.
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Make a complaint against an attorney
If you have had a poor experience with a registered trade marks or patent attorney, you may be able to lodge a complaint with us.