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New EPO building in The Hague

EPO opens new premises in The Hague

The new building provides state-of-the-art workspace for some 2 000 staff and enables the EPO to provide even better services to its users, supporting innovation, competitiveness and economic growth across Europe.

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The winners of the European Inventor Award 2018

European Inventor Award 2018 winners announced

Exceptional inventors from France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Switzerland and the US receive European Inventor Award 2018 at ceremony in Paris

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Annual results 2017

Annual results 2017

The EPO received nearly 166 000 patent applications in 2017, an increase of +3.9% and an all-time high.

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