You have several options for paying your patent fees online:
by debit order from your deposit account using a smart card connection:
- in Online Fee Payment, where you can also submit batch debit orders for multiple applications and access your account information
- using online filing services
- from December 2017: by credit card with immediate effect
To pay patent fees from a deposit account, you first have to register for our Online Fee Payment service. Accessing it requires a secure smart card connection.
You can also pay fees while using EPO online filing services
or WIPO's online filing services:
This service will be available from December 2017.