The PCT Request Form is available at the IPOS counter and can also be downloaded from the World Intellectual Property Organisation website.
Please note that electronic filing of international applications via ePCT is not available at IPOS computer terminals.
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has announced that PCT-EASY would cease to be a recognized mode for filing international applications under the PCT from 1 July 2015. The Singapore receiving office will remove PCT-EASY as a means for filing international applications as of 1 June 2015, 5pm.
Please note that the reduction in international filing fee will not be applicable for PCT-RO applications filed using PCT-EASY (paper submission) with effect from 1 June 2015.
From 1 Apr 2015: SGD 1,953
SGD 1,767 plus 20 for each sheet in excess of 30 sheets
From 1 Apr 2015: SGD 1,953 plus 22 for each sheet in excess of 30 sheets
Electronic filing discounts for using ePCT with effect from 1 Apr 2015:
Electronic filing in PDF format will be given SGD 294 (CHF 200)
Electronic filing in XML format will be given SGD 441 (CHF 300)
1The international filing fee (including the fee for each sheet in excess of 30 sheets) is reduced by 90% if the international application is filed by an applicant who is a natural person and who is a national of and resides in Singapore. This is only applicable for applications which are filed before 1 July 2015.
More information can be found at the WIPO Website
*(with effect from 1 July 2015)
2 This search fee is reduced by 75% if the international application is filed by an applicant, or, if there are two or more applicants, each applicant is a natural person and who is a national of and resides in a State for which the Austrian Patent Office is an International Search Authority. More information can be found here