DE Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt

Office name: Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt

Online Filing homepage:

Customer Services may be contacted:

  • The hotline is manned during our business hours
    by phone +49 89 2195-2500 (This is the number to call for urgent DPMAdirekt matters.)
  • by e-mail
  • by mail
    Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt
    IT-strategische Planung u.
    internationale Koordinierung
    Referat 2.5.3
    Zweibrückenstraße 12
    D-80297 München

Supported procedures:

  • Online Services PCT/RO/101, DE/P2007E
  • DPMAdirekt EP1001E, PCT/RO/101, DE/P2007E, G6003E, W7005E, A9507E, appeals (patents and trade marks) and oppositions (patents)

Supported smart cards:

Online Filing downloads - software

Software Size Date Download
DE2007 - Patch for correction of the priority number validation.  4 MB
DE2007 - Patch for correction of generated forms and extension of length of address field.   7.4 MB
DE2007 update ( SEPA changes and minor functional corrections) of 15 April 2014 available for OLF V5.07 (build  7.4 MB
Patch for Form DE2007 necessary after installation of the full package 5.05 of Online Filing software (Build 5.05.094) launched on 17 December 2012.

Users of the DPMA plug-in who are impacted are notified individually.  
2 MB
Patch for the number of P1020 figures in Form DE2007
Users who have already installed the EPO patch are not required to install this.
3 MB 22-4-2010 Download
Updated certificates required for filings to the German patent- and trademark office (Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt) 1.9 MB

Online Filing downloads - documentation

Document Size Date Download
User guides
User guide for the German plug-in (Form DE2007E) (German only) 1.87 MB 5-12-2008 Download
Installation guides
README file for the German plug-in (Form DE2007E) (German only) 0.01 MB 28-8-2007 Download
Technical information
Import of XML data into Form DE(2007E) in Online Filing software version 3.20 (release 3.80) and above (in English).
If you have any questions about XML import please contact EPO Procedural and Technical Support.
1.79 MB 12-1-2009 Download

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