In the Turks & Caicos Islands, an applicant can request registration of a trademark in of two ways: based on a UK trademark registration or independently within the local system. If the trademark has been registered in the UK or in the EUIPO, it can be registered in the Turks and Caicos Islands. This is a recommended option as the official fees will be lower (US$100 to file and US$100 once the mark is registered), however, it is possible to apply for your trademark locally. The Turks and Caicos Islands is not a member of the Madrid Agreement.
The country uses the Nice classification, 10th edition.
Trademark protection is obtained by registration. Any sign capable of being represented graphically which is capable of distinguishing goods or services can be registered.
The yearly maintenance fee becomes due and payable on January 1st of each year following the registration of the trademark, the fee is US$100.