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The Canadian Football League (CFL) has provided an Official Licensed Portal for prospective licensees to submit business information and forms. This portal is ONLY for businesses that are interested in having the CFL consider their unsolicited proposals for the licensing of CFL trademarks. If your company would like to become a CFL licensee, please ensure the below ‘terms & conditions’ are reviewed,  download the applicable form, pay the $200 application fee, and submit when completed to the CFL League Office.

 

INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR COMPANY

Please download and fill out our PDF Licensee Electronic Application form

Information required:

  • Company and product details
  • Company Name
  • Company Address
  • Contact Information

Executive, Finance, Artwork

  • Financial Information
  • Past Experience in consumer product

Manufacturing (domestic/international)

Distribution (relationship with retailers, current sales channels)

  • Past and present retail total sales volume
  • Current Distribution/Potential Distribution
  • Proposed Product Categories
  • Product Information
  • Sales Forecast for products submitted

 

CATEGORIES

The below are examples of the types of product that the Canadian Football League has licensed – these categories are not limited to what is listed or available:

 

APPAREL HEADWEAR

o  T-shirts

o  Sweaters

o  Outerwear

o   Sleepwear

o   Fashion

o  Cold weather

o  Caps

o  Knit/Toque

o   Novelty

o   Fashion

 

 

HOUSE & HOME ACCESSORIES

o  Furniture

o  Lighting

o  Bedding

o  Décor

o  Office

o  Outdoors

o  Garage

o  Electronics

o  Luggage/Backpacks

o  Ties/Pocket Square/
Cuff Links

o  Gloves

o  Socks

o  Automotive

 

SPORTING GOODS COLLECTIBLES & MEMORABILIA

o  Recreational equipment

o  Performance accessories

o  Framed pieces

o  Player product

o Personalized products

 

ELECTRONICS TOYS & GAME’S

o  Computer

o  Phone

o  Camera

o  Tablets

o  Plush

o  Figurines

o  Activity/Crafts

o  Board games

o  Apps

 

GIFTS NOVELTY  PLAYER PRODUCT

o  Magnets

o  Lanyards

o  Key chains

o  Pins

o  Apparel

o  Framed pieces

o  Figurines

o  Collector cards


SENDING
US YOUR INFORMATION

Your new licensee application and additional proposal material may be emailed directly to our office or sent as a hard copy to the below contact information. Please allow for up to 2-3 weeks to receive a reply.  Applications fees will only be accepted online. The CFL will not be responsible for lost submissions; FAX SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

 

Canadian Football League

Attn: Licensing Department
50 Wellington St East, 3rd Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5E 2C8
licensing@cfl.ca

NEXT STEPS

Only accepted licensees who meet the required standards will be contacted. Potential CFL licensees are not permitted to use any CFL properties affiliated with the League or Teams for commercial purposes. Such use will likely be treated as infringement of our rights and will result in legal action.

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