With expert, well-supported staff, motivated to set worldwide standards
in quality and efficiency, we will continue to contribute to innovation across
Europe, and play a leading role in developing an effective global patent
system. All our relationships - within our Office and with partners around the
world - will prosper through trust, transparency, fairness and mutual respect.
Our processes will empower our people to use their knowledge and skills to the
As the Patent Office for Europe, we support innovation, competitiveness and economic growth across Europe through a commitment to high quality and efficient services delivered under the European Patent Convention.