Nice Agreement archives - general remarks, class headings and explanatory notes

This page provides links to information about previous editions and/or versions of the Nice Classification. For information about the current edition and version of the Nice Classification, see the Nice Agreement current edition version page. 

International trademark classification, and the headings of the international trademark classes, are established by the Committee of Experts of the Nice Union and set forth in the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks (Nice Classification), published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (“WIPO”).  Click on the links below to view archived versions of the 10th, 11th, and 12th Editions of the Nice Classification and information regarding changes under the 7th and 8th Editions.  All editions and versions of the Nice Classification are available on the WIPO website.

12th Edition (Version 2023)

11th Edition (Version 2022)

11th Edition (Version 2021)

11th Edition (Version 2020)

11th Edition (Version 2019)

11th Edition (Version 2018)

11th Edition (Version 2017)

10th Edition (Version 2016)

10th Edition (Version 2015)

10th Edition (Version 2014)

10th Edition (Version 2013)

10th Edition (Version 2012)

8th Edition  

7th Edition