The Nice Class Headings describe in very broad terms the nature of the goods or services contained in each of the 34 classes of goods and 11 classes of services.  About the Nice Classification


ClassList of terms
1Chemicals for use in industry, science and photography, as well as in agriculture, horticulture and forestry; Unprocessed artificial resins, unprocessed plastics; Fire extinguishing and fire prevention compositions; Tempering and soldering preparations; Substances for tanning animal skins and hides; Adhesives for use use in industry; Putties and other paste fillers; Compost, manures, fertilizers; Biological preparations for use in industry and science
2Paints, varnishes, lacquers; Preservatives against rust and against deterioration of wood; Colorants, dyes; Inks for printing, marking and engraving; Raw natural resins; Metals in foil and powder form for use in painting, decorating, printing and art
3Non-medicated cosmetics and toiletry preparations; Non-medicated dentifrices; Perfumery, essential oils; Bleaching preparations and other substances for laundry use; Cleaning, polishing, scouring and abrasive preparations
4Industrial oils and greases, wax; Lubricants; Dust absorbing, wetting and binding compositions; Fuels and illuminants; Candles and wicks for lighting
5Pharmaceuticals, medical and veterinary preparations; Sanitary preparations for medical purposes; Dietetic food and substances adapted for medical or veterinary use, food for babies; Dietary supplements for humans and animals; Plasters, materials for dressings; Material for stopping teeth, dental wax; Disinfectants; Preparations for destroying vermin; Fungicides, herbicides
6Common metals and their alloys, ores; Metal materials for building and construction; Transportable buildings of metal; Non-electric cables and wires of common metal; Small items of metal hardware; Safes; Metal containers for storage or transport
7Machines, machine tools, power-operated tools; Motors and engines, except for land vehicles; Machine coupling and transmission components, except for land vehicles; Agricultural implements, other than hand-operated hand tools; Incubators for eggs; Automatic vending machines
8Hand tools and implements, hand-operated; Cutlery; Side arms, except firearms; Razors
9Scientific, nautical, surveying, photographic, cinematographic, optical, weighing, measuring, signalling, checking (supervision), life-saving and teaching apparatus and instruments; Apparatus and instruments for conducting, switching, transforming, accumulating, regulating or controlling electricity; Apparatus for recording, transmission or reproduction of sound or images; Magnetic data carriers, recording discs; Compact discs, DVDs and other digital recording media; Mechanisms for coin-operated apparatus; Cash registers, calculating machines, data processing equipment, computers; Computer software; Fire-extinguishing apparatus
10Surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus and instruments; Artificial limbs, eyes and teeth; Orthopedic articles; Suture materials; Therapeutic and assistive devices adapted for the disabled; Massage apparatus; Apparatus, devices and articles for nursing infants; Sexual activity apparatus, devices and articles
11Apparatus for lighting, heating, steam generating, cooking, refrigerating, drying, ventilating, water supply and sanitary purposes
12Vehicles; Apparatus for locomotion by land, air or water
13Firearms; Ammunition and projectiles; Explosives; Fireworks
14Precious metals and their alloys; Jewellery, precious and semi-precious stones; Horological and chronometric instruments
15Musical instruments
16Paper and cardboard; Printed matter; Bookbinding material; Photographs; Stationery and office requisites, except furniture; Adhesives for stationery or household purposes; Drawing materials and materials for artists; Paintbrushes; Instructional and teaching materials; Plastic sheets, films and bags for wrapping and packaging; Printers' type, printing blocks
17Unprocessed and semi-processed rubber, gutta-percha, gum, asbestos, mica and substitutes for all these materials; Plastics and resins in extruded form for use in manufacture; Packing, stopping and insulating materials; Flexible pipes, tubes and hoses, not of metal
18Leather and imitations of leather; Animal skins and hides; Luggage and carrying bags; Umbrellas and parasols; Walking sticks; Whips, harness and saddlery; Collars, leashes and clothing for animals
19Building materials [non-metallic]; Non-metallic rigid pipes for building; Asphalt, pitch and bitumen; Non-metallic transportable buildings; Monuments, not of metal
20Furniture, mirrors, picture frames; Unworked or semi-worked bone, horn, whalebone or mother-of-pearl; Shells; Meerschaum; Yellow amber; Containers, not of metal, for storage or transport
21Household or kitchen utensils and containers; Cookware and tableware, except forks, knives and spoons; Combs and sponges; Brushes, except paintbrushes; Brush-making materials; Articles for cleaning purposes; Unworked or semi-worked glass, except building glass; Glassware, porcelain and earthenware
22Ropes and string; Padding, cushioning and stuffing materials, except of paper, cardboard, rubber or plastics; Raw fibrous textile materials and substitutes therefor; Tents and tarpaulins; Nets; Sails; Sacks for the transport and storage of materials in bulk; Awnings of textile or synthetic materials
23Yarns and threads, for textile use
24Textiles and substitutes for textiles; Household linen; Curtains of textile or plastic
25Clothing, footwear, headgear
26Lace and embroidery, ribbons and braid; Buttons, hooks and eyes, pins and needles; Artificial flowers; Hair decorations; False hair
27Carpets, rugs, mats and matting, linoleum and other materials for covering existing floors; Wall hangings [non-textile]
28Games, toys and playthings; Gymnastic and sporting articles; Decorations for Christmas trees; Video game apparatus
29Meat, fish, poultry and game; Meat extracts; Preserved, frozen, dried and cooked fruits and vegetables; Jellies, jams, compotes; Eggs; Milk and milk products; Oils and fats for food
30Coffee, tea, cocoa and artificial coffee; Rice; Tapioca and sago; Flour and preparations made from cereals; Bread, pastries and confectionery; Edible ices; Sugar, honey, treacle; Yeast, baking-powder; Salt; Mustard; Vinegar, sauces [condiments]; Spices; Ice [frozen water]
31Raw and unprocessed agricultural, aquacultural, horticultural and forestry products; Live animals; Fresh fruits and vegetables, fresh herbs; Natural plants and flowers; Foodstuffs and beverages for animals; Malt; Raw and unprocessed grains and seeds; Bulbs, seedlings and seeds for planting
32Beers; Mineral and aerated waters and other non-alcoholic beverages; Fruit beverages and fruit juices; Syrups and other preparations for making beverages
33Alcoholic beverages [except beers]
34Tobacco; Smokers' articles; Matches
35Advertising; Business management; Business administration; Office functions
36Insurance; Financial affairs; Monetary affairs; Real estate affairs
37Building construction; Repair; Installation services
38Telecommunications
39Transport; Packaging and storage of goods; Travel arrangement
40Treatment of materials
41Education; Providing of training; Entertainment; Sporting and cultural activities
42Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; Industrial analysis and research services; Design and development of computer hardware and software
43Services for providing food and drink; Temporary accommodation
44Medical services; Veterinary services; Hygienic and beauty care for human beings or animals; Agriculture, horticulture and forestry services
45Legal services; Security services for the physical protection of tangible property and individuals; Personal and social services rendered by others to meet the needs of individuals