You can pay your patent fees to the EPO by:
Fee payments to the EPO must be made in EUR. For more information, please refer to
Deposit accounts are debited on the basis of an electronic debit order signed by the account holder or authorised representative.
The debit order may be
From December 2017, you will be able to pay patent fees online by credit card. This is a secure and flexible way of making instant fee payments.
Please note that refunds to credit card accounts will not be possible.
All payments and transfers to the EPO are to be made in EUR and without charge to the payee to the following account:
No. 3 338 800 00 (BLZ 700 800 00)
IBAN DE20 7008 0000 0333 8800 00
* Please use COBADEFFXX if DRESDEFF700 is not recognised.