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PATENTS

A patent can help you to protect your new product, process or technical improvement to existing technology. Read on to find out more about registering and managing your patents.

Circulars (pre-2015)

2015
1 Jul 2015 PDF icon Circular No. 1/2015 90 percent reduction of International Filing Fee will not be applicable with effect from 1 July 2015
2014
1 Jan 2015 PDF icon Circular No. 3/2014 Introduction of ePCT as an accepted filing means for PCT applications
6 Jun 2014 PDF icon Circular No. 2/2014 Entering of particulars of express trusts and beneficiaries in the Register of Patents (Specific name format no longer required)
 30 Apr 2014 PDF icon Circular No. 1/2014  Entering of particulars of express trusts and beneficiaries in the Register of Patents


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