EPO offices closed from 23.12.2017 to 1.1.2018

All our offices will be closed over the holiday period from 23 December 2017 and will open again on 2 January 2018.


Temporary unavailability of online services on 21 March 2016

Owing to technical maintenance work the following online services of the EPO will be temporarily unavailable on Monday, 21 March 2016, between 20:00 and 21:00 CET:

  • European Patent Register (also via the EPO's mobile website)
  • Open Patent Services
  • Espacenet - patent search (also via the EPO's mobile website)
  • Automatic debiting in online fee payment

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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