Central Industrial Property Office

Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI)
Stauffacherstr. 65/59g
3003 BERN

Tel. +41 31 3777777

www.ige.ch

Contracting state

Switzerland / Liechtenstein

1

Applicant can choose between EPO and national authorities (subject to section 2)

 

Yes


Art. 115 PO

2

Applications which must be filed with national authorities

 

n/a

3

Languages in which European patent applications must or may be filed with national authorities

 

All the languages pursuant to Art. 14(2) EPC

4

Official language(s)

 

Switzerland:
German
French
Italian

Liechtenstein:
German

5

Special features

 

Filing by email only to the following address specified by the IPI: patent.admin@ekomm.ipi.ch.

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