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 some online services on 19 February 2017

Due to technical maintenance work, the following online services will not be available between 07.30 and 13.00 hrs CET on 19 February 2017:

  • Espacenet patent search (also via the EPO's mobile website) 
  • Open Patent Services

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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