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The European Patent Convention


Rule 54
Issuing priority documents

On request, the European Patent Office shall issue to the applicant a certified copy of the European patent application (priority document), under the conditions determined by the President of the European Patent Office, including the form of the priority document and the circumstances under which an administrative fee shall be paid. 
Cross-reference list
EPC EPC 1973
R. 54R. 38a