Patents

International Arrangements:

None

Types of Patents Available:

Re-registration of granted UK or European (UK) Patent

Novelty Requirement:

Applications for the local re-registration of granted UK or European (UK) patents must be lodged within three years of the grant of the basic UK or European (UK) patent.

Filing Requirements:

  • Power of Attorney (simply signed) (required on the day of filing)
  • Form of Application (simply signed) (required on the day of filing)
  • Two copies of granted UK or European (UK) patent (required on the day of filing)

Grant:

The patent remains in force for so long as the UK patent on which it is based remains in force.

Renewal:

No renewal fees are payable.

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