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 full.
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.