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Beware of approaches and requests for payment from firms purporting to register European patents


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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(Monday to Friday, 08.00-18.00 hrs CET)

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Postal address

Postfach 90
1031 Vienna

Building addressEPO Building Vienna (JPG)

Rennweg 12
1030 Vienna

Getting there

Time zone and holidays

Time zone: GMT + 1
Official holidays

Hotels in Vienna

The EPO has compiled a list of selected hotels in Vienna.

To book a room at preferential rates in one of these hotels, all you have to do is go to our recommended external online booking tool (available in English only).

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Useful information for travelling to Vienna

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