What you need to use Online Filing
- EPO Account (see section on EPO Account) or
- smart card (see section on smart cards)
- smart card reader plus installation of reader driver and the cryptovision smart card software (see section on installing the smart card reader)
- Online Filing software:
- Applications may be filed in either XML or PDF format. If you choose to file a document in PDF format, please make sure the relevant file is Annex F-compliant. See FAQ for more information.