Filing 2.0 is now available for filing:
for grant - EP1001 (including application documents as PDF, DOCX, sequence
listings according to WIPO Standard ST.25 and other files in PDF)
for entry into the European phase - EP1200 with attachments (PDF)
request - PCT/RO/101 with attachments (PDF, XML, including conversions from
documents under the EPC up to grant, including amendments, corrections and
rectifications (attached to EP 1038)
in opposition, limitation and revocation proceedings under the EPC (attached to
in appeal proceedings and in proceedings before the Enlarged Board of Appeal
under the EPC (attached to EP 1038)
demand for international preliminary examination in the international phase
- The demand for preliminary examination in the international
phase (PCT Demand), andsubsequently filed documents under the PCT, including
amendments, corrections and rectifications of documents (PCT-SFD).
Accessible from most browsers, Online Filing 2.0 stores your
data and documents on a secure network hosted by the EPO.
Because the application is web-based, there is no software to
install -- except for the smart card software that allows you to log on in a
secure environment. Your smart card must first be activated.
If you are a registered CMS user, you have been given access to Online Filing 2.0 in demo mode. If you are an administrator in CMS you are
automatically defined as an administrator in Online Filing 2.0 and you are able
to access the demo and the production environment.
If you are not an
administrator in CMS and you want to get access to the production environment
of Online Filing 2.0, you need to contact the administrator of your
If you have never used CMS, then please proceed by
completing the registration form for Online Filing 2.0 below.
your activated smart card and press the button below to open Online Filing 2.0.
Getting started with Online Filing 2.0
Browser and system settings
Online Filing 2.0 works in the following browsers:
Google Chrome, version 61.0 or later
Mozilla Firefox, version 56.0 or later
- Edge, version 84 or later