The Patents Rules 2007 set out the detailed procedures under the Patents Act 1977, and came into force on 17 December 2007.
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The latest update to the above version of the Patents Rules 2007 and Patents (Fees) Rules 2007 took place on 6 April 2017.
A concordance between the Patent Rules 2007 and the superseded Patent Rules 1995 is available.
17 December 2007
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