For decades, the Lion Logo has been synonymous for quality and authentic Ceylon Tea.
The Logo is owned by the Sri Lanka Tea Board and globally trademarked. The Lion Logo on your pack of tea is a guarantee for 100% Pure Ceylon Tea packed in Sri Lanka. To ensure what you buy is Ceylon Tea, look for the Lion Logo.
Procedure for the registration of the Lion Logo
Anybody wishing to use the Lion Logo franchise should follow the procedures mentioned below.
- The Lion Logo application form and guidelines should be collected from the Tea Tasting Unit.
- According to the guidelines, the application should be duly completed and forwarded along with the Lion Logo packs to the Tea Tasting Unit of the Sri Lanka Tea Board.
- After the packs have been evaluated, the applicant will be notified the status of their application within 3 working days. If approved, the applicant upon payment of the Rs.5,000/- (Rs.5,000 N.B.T & VAT) registration fee, will be entitled to collect the certificate which is valid for one year.
- For additional packs or destinations under the same brand name, there will be no additional charge. However, the applicant should submit the packs and applications accordingly for evaluation prior to shipment.
Application For Registration & Guide Line for the Use of Lion Logo