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Request future events relating to a patent application or caveat

Use this form to request to be informed of future events relating to a patent application or patent.

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Form 49

Form 49 (locked)

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Form 49 (unlocked)

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Details

Use the form to ask to be informed when:

  • a request for substantive examination has been filed or the prescribed period for doing so has expired without the request having been filed
  • a patent application has been published
  • notice of grant of a patent has been published under section 24
  • an application for a patent has been withdrawn, or terminated
  • a renewal fee has been paid within the period specified in section 25(4)
  • a patent has ceased to have effect and/or an application for restoration of a patent has been filed
  • an opinion has been requested under rule 93
  • an entry has been made in the register
  • an application has been made to register a transaction, instrument or event under rule 47
  • a matter has been published in the journal, if the nature of that matter is specified in part 4 of this form
  • any document may be inspected in accordance with rule 51 or 53

You can ask to be informed of the first event to happen from a list you give on this form. If you want to be informed of each of several events, you must file a separate form and pay a separate fee for each one.

Fee sheet

Fee payable forms must be accompanied with a completed fee sheet.

Cost

£25

Published 29 April 2014
Last updated 30 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Patent Form 49: Data Privacy added.
  2. First published.