Outages of online filing and fee payment services

Notices of outages of online filing and fee payment services for the current and previous calendar years are listed below. Legal safeguards may be available depending on the service affected, as well as the day and the duration of the outage. Please consult Rule 134 EPC, point 5.5 of the ADA (Supplementary publication 5 – OJ EPO 2017) and Article 5 of the Decision of the President of the EPO dated 11 March 2015 (OJ EPO 2015, A28). For further information, please see the notice from the EPO dated 18 January 2018 (OJ EPO 2018, A25).

2018

25.7.2018
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 29 July 2018
16.7.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
11.7.2018
Temporary unavailability of the EPO shop and the credit card fee payment service on 16 July 2018
11.7.2018
Online Fee Payment – new release as from July 2018 - update
11.7.2018
Temporary unavailability of the Online Fee Payment
3.7.2018
Technical fault in Online Fee Payment, Mailbox resolved
3.7.2018
Technical fault in Online Fee Payment, Mailbox
12.6.2018
Temporary unavailability of credit card fee payment service and EPO shop on 16 June 2018
25.5.2018
Technical fault in new online filing (CMS) resolved
24.5.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
23.5.2018
Technical fault in new online filing (CMS)
8.5.2018
Technical fault in Online Filing
4.5.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
4.5.2018
Technical fault in Online Filing
25.4.2018
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 29 April 2018
16.4.2018
Technical fault in Online Fee Payment resolved
12.4.2018
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 15 April 2018
12.4.2018
Problem with Online Filing - Update
28.3.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
21.3.2018
Problems with Online Filing
21.3.2018
Technical fault in Online Fee Payment
20.3.2018
Problem with Online Filing
12.3.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
27.2.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
26.2.2018
Temporary unavailability of credit card fee payment service on 3 March 2018 (updated)
20.2.2018
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
15.2.2018
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 27 February 2018
22.1.2018
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 28 January 2018

2017

15.12.2017
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
12.12.2017
Temporary unavailability of credit card fee payment service on 15 December 2017
8.12.2017
Temporary unavailability of online services on 8 December 2017
1.12.2017
Problem with Online Filing update
30.11.2017
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS) today
23.10.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 29 October 2017
25.8.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 27 August 2017
10.8.2017
Technical fault in Online Filing, new online filing (CMS) and Online Fee Payment resolved
24.7.2017
Technical issue with payments submitted via online services
18.7.2017
Problem with Online Filing update
17.7.2017
Technical fault in Online Fee Payment resolved
13.7.2017
We are currently experiencing some technical issues with the Pending Orders view in Online Fee Payment.
12.7.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 16 July 2017
5.7.2017
Temporary unavailability of Online Fee Payment today
3.7.2017
Temporary unavailability of Online Fee Payment on 5th July 2017
27.6.2017
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
19.6.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 25 June 2017
18.5.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 21 May 2017
5.4.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 8 April 2017
24.3.2017
Temporary unavailability of some online services on 2 April 2017
12.1.2017
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)

2016

23.11.2016
Temporary unavailability of Web-form filing on 28 November 2016
26.10.2016
Temporary unavailability of online services on 30 October 2016
12.10.2016
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
22.9.2016
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS) from 30 September until 2 October 2016
12.9.2016
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS) from 30 September until 2 October 2016
1.8.2016
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS)
18.5.2016
Temporary unavailability of new online filing (CMS) on 24 May 2016
18.5.2016
Temporary unavailability of online services on 21 May 2016 (updated)

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