Corporate report

Promoting innovation and growth: The IPO at work 2018-19

This annual report details how the work of the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has supported innovation and economic growth during 2018-2019.


Innovation and growth report 2018-19


The IPO is responsible for administering intellectual property rights in the UK, giving creators and inventors the confidence to pioneer ground-breaking products and designs.

The report is a retrospective look at the IPO’s activity for 2018-19 and how its work has encouraged investment in innovation and growth.

[Intellectual Property Office is an operating name of the Patent Office]

Published 4 September 2019