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Patent forms and fees

List of online and paper patent forms and fees.

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Use this guide to find details of all our patent forms, cost for both online and paper transactions and when they were last updated.

All Intellectual Property Office fee bearing forms should be filed with the appropriate fee.

PCT fees

Information on the new PCT fees are also available.

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Published 29 July 2014
Last updated 21 August 2021 + show all updates
  1. Forms: AF1, PF1, PF2, PF3, PF4, PF7, PF9A, PF10, PF12, PF14, PF15, PF16, PF17, PF21, PF23, PF34, PF49, PF52, NP1, SP1, SP2, SP3 and SP4 updated.

  2. Zero fees ended and normal fees resume from 1st April 2021.

  3. New SPC forms SP5 and SP6 added.

  4. Patens forms 1,3, 9A, 10, 12, 14, 21, 23, 51 and 52 updated.

  5. All Intellectual Property Office fee bearing forms should be filed with the appropriate fee added.

  6. Online patent forms fees changes form no.1, AF1, 9A and 52. Patent application form no. AF1, 3, 9A, 14, 16 and 52.

  7. Patent application forms and Supplementary protection certificate forms the dates have been revised as part of the Data Privacy rules.

  8. Grant fee for patent application (From 34) and updates to costs for Online forms and Patent applications with reviewed date of April 2018 added.

  9. Patent form 14, 20, 21 and 51 updated.

  10. Forms 28 and 30 updated.

  11. Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) request form added.

  12. First published.