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The European Patent Convention

 
 

Article 3[ 19 ]
Fees, expenses and prices laid down by the President of the Office

(1)
The President of the Office shall lay down the amount of the administrative fees provided for in the Implementing Regulations and, where appropriate, the amount of the fees and expenses for any services rendered by the Office other than those specified in Article 2.
(2)
He shall also lay down the prices of the publications referred to in Articles 93, 98, 103 and 129 of the Convention
(3)
The amounts of the fees provided for in Article 2 and of the fees and expenses laid down in accordance with paragraph 1 shall be published in the Official Journal and on the website of the European Patent Office.
 
[ 19 ] See the decision of the President of the EPO dated 13.12.2013 revising the Office's fees and expenses (OJ EPO 2014, A13) and the decision of the President of the EPO dated 02.02.2012 revising the basic fee for the European qualifying examination (OJ EPO 2012, 210).