Under the PPH pilot programme at the EPO, a PPH request can also be based on the latest PCT work product, i.e. the WO-ISA or the IPER. Where the EPO is the ISA (and/or IPEA) and the international application contains claims that are determined to be patentable/allowable by the EPO as ISA (and/or IPEA), the applicant may, under the PPH pilot programme, request accelerated examination at the EPO’s PPH partner offices. The EPO maintains a comprehensive PPH pilot programmesprogramme with the other IP5 offices, i.e. JPO, KIPO, SIPO and USPTO, and on 1 January 2015 ithas launched bilateral PPH pilot programmes with CIPO (Canada), ILPO (Israel), IMPI (Mexico) and), IPOS (Singapore)., IPA (Australia) and SIC (Colombia).