Technical boards of appeal by IPC in 2014

This table shows the International Patent Classification (IPC) and the corresponding technical board of appeal based on the currently valid business distribution scheme 2014 and its amendments (see Official Journal). 

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A — Human necessities
B — Performing operations, transporting
C — Chemistry, metallurgy
D — Textiles, paper
E — Fixed constructions
F — Mechanical engineering, lighting, heating, weapons, blasting
G — Physics
H — Electricity 

IPC 8 Board
A - Human necessities
A01 (exc. H, K67, N) 3.2.04
A01H 3.3.04
A01K67 3.3.04
A01N 3.3.01
A21 (exc. D) 3.2.04
A21D 3.3.02
A22 3.2.04
A23 (exc. N) 3.3.09
A23N 3.2.04
A24 (exc. B15) 3.2.04
A24B15 3.3.02
A41 3.2.06
A42 3.2.06
A43 3.2.04
A44 3.2.04
A45 3.2.04
A46 3.2.06
A47 3.2.04
A61 (exc. C, F, K, L, N, Q) 3.2.02
A61C 3.2.08
A61F (exc. 13-17) 3.2.08
A61F13-17 3.2.06
A61K101-135 3.3.07
A61K31 3.3.02
A61K33 3.3.07
A61K35 3.3.02
A61K36 3.3.02
A61K38 3.3.04
A61K39 3.3.04
A61K41 3.3.02
A61K45 3.3.02
A61K47 3.3.07
A61K48 3.3.02
A61K49-51 3.3.07
A61K6 3.3.07
A61K7/00-7/38 (exc. 7/11-7/135) 3.3.07
A61K7/11-7/135 3.3.10
A61K7/40-7/48 3.3.10
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q1/00-5/04) 3.3.07
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q13) 3.3.10
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q15) 3.3.07
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q17) 3.3.10
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q19/00-19/08) 3.3.10
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q19/10) 3.3.06
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q5/06-5/10) 3.3.10
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q5/12-11/02) 3.3.07
A61K8 (in so far as the supplementary classification is A61Q90) 3.3.07
A61K9 3.3.07
A61L 3.3.10
A61N 3.4.01
A61Q1/00-5/04 3.3.07
A61Q13 3.3.10
A61Q15 3.3.07
A61Q17 3.3.10
A61Q19/00-19/08 3.3.10
A61Q19/10 3.3.06
A61Q5/06-5/10 3.3.10
A61Q5/12-11/02 3.3.07
A61Q90 3.3.07
A62 (exc. D) 3.2.04
A62D 3.3.05
A63 3.2.04
A99 3.2.04
B — Performing operations, transporting (top of page)
B01 (exc. D3, 15/08-15/42, 53/00-53/24, 61-71; F17; J19-49) 3.3.05
B01D15/08-15/42 3.3.06
B01D3 3.3.06
B01D53/00-53/24 3.3.06
B01D61-71 3.3.06
B01F17 3.3.06
B01J19 3.3.06
B01J20-49 3.3.06
B02 3.2.07
B03 (exc. D) 3.2.07
B03D 3.3.05
B04 3.2.07
B05 3.2.07
B06 3.4.03
B07 (exc.C) 3.2.07
B07C 3.5.02
B08 3.2.07
B09 3.2.07
B21 (exc. B) 3.2.06
B21B 3.2.03
B22 3.2.03
B23 3.2.06
B24 3.2.07
B25 3.2.07
B26 3.2.07
B27 (exc. K) 3.2.07
B27K 3.3.05
B28 3.2.07
B29 3.2.05
B30 3.2.07
B31 3.2.05
B32 3.3.09
B41 3.2.05
B42 3.2.05
B43 3.2.05
B44 3.2.05
B60 (exc. C, L, M) 3.2.01
B60C 3.2.06
B60L 3.5.02
B60M 3.5.02
B61 (exc. L) 3.2.01
B61L 3.5.02
B62 (exc. B, M) 3.2.01
B62B 3.2.06
B62M 3.2.06
B63 3.2.01
B64 3.2.01
B65 (exc. H) 3.2.07
B65H 3.2.05
B66 3.2.06
B67 3.2.07
B68 3.2.06
B81 3.4.02
B82 3.4.02
B99 3.2.05
C — Chemistry, metallurgy (top of page)
C01 3.3.05
C02 3.3.05
C03B 3.2.07
C03C 3.3.05
C04 3.3.05
C05 3.3.05
C06 3.3.05
C07 (exc. B, C, H21; K1, 2, 14-19) 3.3.01
C07B 3.3.10
C07C 3.3.10
C07H21 3.3.02
C07K1, 2, 14-19 3.3.04
C08 (exc. J) 3.3.03
C08J 3.3.09
C09 (exc. B, C, D, J) 3.3.10
C09B 3.3.01
C09C 3.3.06
C09D 3.3.01
C09J 3.3.09
C10 (exc. B, M) 3.3.06
C10B 3.2.07
C10M 3.3.01
C11 3.3.06
C12 (exc. M, N, P, Q, R, S) 3.3.02
C12M 3.3.02
C12N1-7 3.3.08
C12N9-13 3.3.02
C12N15 3.3.08
C12P 3.3.02
C12Q1/00-1/66 3.3.02
C12Q1/68-3/00 3.3.08
C12R 3.3.02
C12S 3.3.02
C13 (exc. B5, 15) 3.3.02
C13B15 3.2.07
C13B5 3.2.07
C14B 3.2.07
C14C 3.3.06
C21 3.2.08
C22 3.2.08
C23 3.2.07
C25 3.3.05
C30 3.2.08
C40B10/00 3.3.08
C40B20/00 3.5.01
C40B20/02 3.3.03
C40B20/04 3.4.03
C40B20/06 3.5.01
C40B20/08 3.4.01
C40B30/00 3.5.01
C40B30/02 3.5.01
C40B30/04-30/08 3.3.08
C40B30/10 3.4.01
C40B40/00 3.3.01
C40B40/02 3.3.08
C40B40/04 3.3.01
C40B40/06-40/10 3.3.08
C40B40/12 3.3.03
C40B40/14 3.3.03
C40B40/16 3.3.01
C40B40/18 3.3.05
C40B50/00 3.3.10
C40B50/02 3.5.01
C40B50/04 3.3.10
C40B50/06 3.3.08
C40B50/08 3.3.10
C40B50/10 3.3.08
C40B50/12 3.3.10
C40B50/14 3.3.10
C40B50/16 3.3.08
C40B50/18 3.3.10
C40B60 3.2.06
C40B70/00 3.4.03
C40B80/00 3.3.01
C40B99/00 3.3.01
C99 3.3.01
D — Textiles, paper (top of page)
D01 (exc. C, F) 3.2.06
D01C 3.3.06
D01F 3.3.06
D02 3.2.06
D03 3.2.06
D04 3.2.06
D05 3.2.06
D06 (exc. L-Q) 3.2.06
D06L-Q 3.3.06
D07 3.2.06
D21 (exc. C, H) 3.2.05
D21C 3.3.06
D21H 3.3.06
D99 3.2.06
E — Fixed constructions (top of page)
E01 3.2.03
E02 3.2.03
E03 3.2.03
E04 3.2.03
E05 3.2.08
E06 3.2.08
E21 3.2.03
E99 3.2.03
F — Mechanical engineering, lighting, heating, weapons, blasting  (top of page)
F01 3.2.06
F02 3.2.04
F03 (exc. H) 3.2.04
F03H 3.4.03
F04 3.2.04
F15 3.2.05
F16B-H 3.2.08
F16J-T 3.2.05
F17 3.2.05
F21 3.2.03
F22 3.2.03
F23 (exc. N) 3.2.03
F23N 3.5.02
F24 3.2.03
F25 3.2.03
F26 3.2.03
F27 3.2.03
F28 3.2.03
F41 (exc. G) 3.2.03
F41G 3.5.02
F42 3.2.03
F99 3.2.08
G — Physics (top of page)  
G01B-N (exc. N33) 3.4.02
G01N33 3.3.02
G01P 3.4.01
G01Q 3.4.02
G01R 3.4.01
G01S 3.4.01
G01T 3.4.01
G01V 3.4.03
G01W 3.4.02
G02 3.4.02
G03 (exc. C, F7/00-7/085, 7/42, G9/08-9/135) 3.4.03
G03C 3.3.06
G03F7/00-7/085 3.3.09
G03F7/42 3.3.09
G03G9/08-9/135 3.3.09
G04 3.5.02
G05 3.5.03
G06 (exc. F3, 11, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19; K, Q, T) 3.5.06
G06F17 (exc. 60) 3.5.07
G06F19 3.5.05
G06F3 3.5.05
G06F11 3.5.01
G06F12 3.5.01
G06F13 3.5.01
G06F15 3.5.01
G06F17/60 3.5.01
G06K 3.4.01
G06Q 3.5.01
G06T 3.5.04
G07 (exc. B) 3.4.03
G07B 3.5.02
G08 3.5.02
G09 (exc. B, F, G) 3.4.01
G09B 3.4.03
G09F 3.4.03
G09G 3.4.03
G10 3.4.01
G11 3.5.07
G12 3.4.01
G21 3.4.01
G99 3.4.01
H — Electricity (top of page )
H01B, F, H, K, R, T 3.5.02
H01C 3.4.03
H01G 3.4.03
H01J 3.4.03
H01L (exc. 51/00, 51/30, 51/46, 51/54), 3.4.03
H01L51/00 3.3.09
H01L51/30 3.3.09
H01L51/46 3.3.09
H01L51/54 3.3.09
H01M 3.3.05
H01P 3.4.01
H01Q 3.4.01
H01S (exc. 3/14-3/227) 3.4.03
H01S3/14-3/227 3.3.09
H02 3.5.02
H03 3.5.02
H04 (exc. L 1-27, N) 3.5.03
H04L (exc. 29) 3.5.05
H04N 3.5.04
H05 (exc. B, F, G, K) 3.4.01
H05B 3.5.02
H05F 3.4.03
H05G 3.4.02
H05K 3.4.03
H99 3.5.02

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