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You get more for your money with us

TMCH Agent offers you several extra services. Due to the centralized storage of data, time-consuming individual validations for each Sunrise phase are no longer necessary - saving manpower and money. Depending on the service you book, you can, with your validated trademark i.e. using your SMD file, participate in all new gTLD Sunrise phases for one, three or five years. You can also opt to receive reliable information related to your trademark rights in the new gTLD area during General Availability.

The use of the TMCH Service includes the following features:

  • Sunrise Services
  • Trademark Claims Services / Extended Trademark Claims Service
  • Abused DNL Service
  • Attach up to 20 labels per trademark and period at the price of 10
    (according to the technical requirements of the TMCH provider)
  • Transfer of existing TMCH entries

TMCH Agent offers you numerous extra services to help you save time and money! Take a look and see for yourself!

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Take part in all new gTLD Sunrise phases
With a record in the TMCH data base you can participate in all sunrise phases of new gTLDs without needing to provide further evidence.

Trademark Claims Service
If this service is activated, trademark holders can receive a Notification of Registered Name (NORN) from the TMCH provider during General Availability, with information about registrations that may be relevant to the trademark.

Extended Trademark Claims Service
This service informs trademark owners about all domain registrations that might infringe his trademark rights. The service will automatically be activated when using the Trademark Claims Service.

Abused DNL Service
Trademark holders can submit up to 50 labels that have previously been abused and for which they have already prevailed in court or Uniform Domain Name Dispute.

Transfer of existing TMCH entries
Already existing TMCH entries can easily be transferred to TMCH Agent via the SMD file. The booked contract period will be taken over without extra cost. A transfer fee will apply.

Sunrise company strategy
Our experienced service team will support you and your company with your strategy and planning regarding new gTLDs and (pre-) registration.

More labels
Per trademark and period, the submisson of up to 20 labels (additional variations of the trademark) are included instead of only 10 labels (according to the technical requirements of the TMCH provider).

Preliminary check of submitted information
We check the information you provide before forwarding it to the TMCH provider - this saves unnecessary effort and can prevent extra costs.

TMCH, preregistrations, domain management - all via one web interface
new gTLD-ready - login only once and carry out comfortly all relevant domain processes concerning new gTLDs.

Automatic renew at end of registration term
When the registration term for a trademark entry is over it is automatically renewed - don't miss any deadlines and trademarks remain protected.

Multi-client web interface with SSL encryption
The multi-client web interface enables you to create and manage subusers. Thanks to the SSL encryption all data in the web interface are well protected against unwanted access of third parties.

Proof of Use Alarm
When you enter the data and select the service in the web interface, we will inform you whether a Proof of Use is required and support you with advice and assistance.

Central online administration
You can manage your trademarks and all your customer data efficiently via our web interface.

Web interface and documentation in two languages
We offer you our service in German and English.

Multilingual support
We support you in all enquiries about the TMCH service - by phone and by email, in German and English.

Confirmation button
You have full control of costs and orders, also for sub-users.

Manuals (Quick Guides) and further information
We have put together practical and useful information in the form of manuals and FAQs in German and English - also available as white label versions.

Invoicing for trademark entries
We deliver detailed invoices with a breakdown for each trademark entry.

Flexible payment methods with different currencies
You can make use of a range of payment options with various currencies.

TMCH Agent - Prices
For 1 year:199,00 Euro*/entry
For 3 years: 529,00 Euro*/entry
For 5 years:     929,00 Euro*/entry
Extension for 1 year:   199,00 Euro*/entry
Transfer:109,00 Euro*/entry

Abused DNL Service - Prices


First Validation
For 1 year:170,00 Euro*
For 3 years:250,00 Euro*
For 5 years:                  370,00 Euro*

Extension Validation (Renewal)
For 1 year:100,00 Euro*
For 3 years:230,00 Euro*
For 5 years:   350,00 Euro*

*Offers and prices are valid for business customers only and exclude legal VAT.
Prices may be subject to change.










The TMCH Service offers

Easier processes for all new gTLD Sunrise phases

In all Sunrise phases, trademark holders can protect their trademarks under the new gTLDs and get preference to register their trademark domains - as long as they meet the requirements of the respective registries. In order to do this, trademark rights must be validated by submitting all relevant trademark data to the TMCH. After the data is checked and verified by Deloitte (Validation Agent commissioned by ICANN), the TMCH Agent creates a so-called SMD file. This file contains all data concerning the trademark and serves as evidence of the required trademark rights. All registries have access to these files and can therefore process the Sunrise applications more efficiently.

Once the trademark data has been stored and validated in the TMCH, the trademark holders can participate in all Sunrise phases of new gTLDs without needing to provide further evidence of trademark rights to apply for domains with their trademarks. This greatly reduces the related administrative effort.

Important note: This does not guarantee the actual allocation of trademark domains. In addition, please note that the respective registry policies apply for domain registrations in all cases.

Keep up-to-date with the Trademark Claims Service

The Trademark Claims Service provides information about potential trademark infringements when domains are registered that correspond with a trademark in the TMCH within the first 90 days of a General Availability. Trademark holders are therefore able to act quickly and can take appropriate action to protect their brands.

The Abused DNL Service (also +50) is an additional Trademark Claims service that helps trademark holders protect labels that have previously been abused and for which they have already prevailed in court or Uniform Domain Name Dispute. Subject to a fee, up to 50 officially confirmed labels at the Trademark Clearinghouse and make use of the Trademark Claims Service for these.

The TMCH Service does NOT offer

Successful domain allocation not guaranteed

The trademark data is checked and validated by TMCH through Deloitte. However, this does not entail the legal right to successful domain allocation.

No protection against brandjacking

Submitting trademark data in the TMCH does not prevent third parties from unlawfully registering new gTLD domains with your trademark. Trademark holders only receive information about such registrations. In order to prevent this, the trademark holder can undertake the appropriate action and register the corresponding trademark domains.

Trademark domains are not blocked

TMCH serves as a database of validated trademark data. The service does not block trademark domains under the new gTLDs. If trademark holders would like to block their trademark domains under selected new gTLDs, "defensive" registrations should be made. 


Information may be subject to change.