What information do you need if you want to register?

You should have the following information at hand:

  • Username
    Must be unique to the OPS system.
  • An email address
    This address will be used for all registration and activation correspondence.
    Must be unique to the OPS system.
  • A postal address
    We require detailed information concerning your location and organisation.
  • Contact details
    We require telephone numbers and email addresses where we can contact a technical representative.
  • Billing details
    Users requiring access to large volumes of data can select the option to pay (please refer to the terms and conditions).
    Information required includes VAT and billing address details.
    Optionally a purchase order number can be specified.
    Separate telephone and email contact details are required for invoicing and settlement issues.

The registration details entered are unique to OPS developer registrations. The username and password recorded here should not be confused with usernames and passwords for the EPO Forum, the European Patent Register or indeed for any other EPO secure registration and connection.