Technical fault with form submissions (reference no. INC0140789) - detected and resolved

Between 01.07.2023, at 02:42 h and 03.07.2023 12.30 h we experienced technical problems processing webform submissions. Impacted customers will be contacted in due course and asked to re-send their request(s). We apologise for any inconvenience

Important notice

Legal safeguards may be available where filing or fee payment services were not available, depending on the service affected, the day and duration of the unavailability and the procedural situation. For details see Rule 134 EPC, Rule 82quater.2 PCT, the ADA (Supplementary publication 3, OJ EPO 2022) and the notice from the EPO dated 22 October 2020 (OJ EPO 2020, A120).


Please always quote the reference number indicated above when addressing the EPO in relation to this issue.