In terms of the Gambian Industrial Property Act 12 of 1989 (“IP Act”), trade marks registered under the Trade Marks Act, 1916 (repealed) shall be due for renewal within 14 years from the filing date of the application for registration or 10 years from the enactment of the IP Act, whichever period expires first. The IP Act came into force on 2 April 2007.

Registered and pending marks filed between 3 April 2003 and 1 April 2007 are due for renewal on 2 April 2017.