1 January 2016: Update to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) fees

Intellectual Property Office

December 14
09:00 2015

The fees for Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) applications are changing from the 1 January 2016 the fees will band are as follows:

Transmittal fee

  • 75

Search fee

  • 1384

International fee:

  • 899: first 30 pages
  • 10: each sheet over 30

Request for restoration of priority


Reductions for e-filing:

  • 135: electronic filing (not being in character coded format)
  • 203: electronic filing (being in character coded format)

20: fees for preparation of priority document

5: fees for preparation of earlier search documents

PCT forms

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