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EPO offices closed from 24.12.2014 to 4.1.2015


All our offices will be closed over the holiday period from 24 December 2014, and will open again on 5 January 2015.

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European Patent Register

The European Patent Register contains all the publicly available information on European patent applications as they pass through the grant procedure, including oppositions, patent attorney/EPO correspondence and more. This service also provides for public file inspection.

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Access the European Patent Register with a secure HTTPS connection

Search the European Patent Register in German, English and French  



Getting started

Learn more about the European Patent Register in this introductory video. 

European Patent Register

Learn how to use the European Patent Register and Register Alert through our collection of 25 interactive e-learning modules.

Editorial

New version of the European Patent Register

On 26 November 2014 we released a new version of the European Patent Register. If you would like to know more, please consult the release notes.

EPO and SIPO launch Global dossier

This pioneering new service allows you to access SIPO file wrapper data directly from the European Patent Register. Take a look at our release notes for more information.  

Register Assistant updated

In order to offer you the best possible learning experience we have launched an updated version of the European Patent Register Assistant online tutorial to include recent changes in the European patent register.

Help us to help you

Help us to continue improving the services of the European Patent Register and Register Alert applications by giving us your feedback.

GPI - Global Patent Index 

Need to search in patent legal status from other authorities at the same time? Why not have a look at GPI

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