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

Intellectual Property Office

June 8
14:35 2016

The fees for Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) applications is changing on 1 July 2016 and are as follows:

Transmittal fee

  • 75

Search fee

  • 1503

International fee:

  • 980: first 30 pages
  • 11: each sheet over 30

Request for restoration of priority

  • 150

Reductions for e-filing:

  • 147: electronic filing (not being in character coded format)
  • 221: electronic filing (being in character coded format)

Fees for preparation of priority document

  • 20

Fees for preparation of earlier search documents

  • 5

PCT forms

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