Former extension state

Romania (The extension system continues to apply to European and international patent applications filed before 1 March 2003.)


Must a national professional representative be appointed?



Applicants with neither residence nor principal place of business in Romania must appoint a representative authorised to act before the OSIM.

Art. 39 PL


(a) Special fee payable?

(b) If so, when due?


(a) EUR 60 or RON 297

(b) Date on which translation is filed

Annex 1.29 Fees Ord.
Art. IV.2 GO


Language(s) in which the translation must be filed




(a) Must a form be used?

(b) No. of copies to be filed


(a) No, but recommended

(b) 3


Manner and form in which the translation is made available to the public


Inspection in reading room

Copies available

Mention in the patent bulletin


Correction of translation

(a) permitted?

(b) Special fee payable?


(a) Yes

(b) EUR 30 or RON 148

Annex 1.30 Fees Ord.
Art. VI.2 GO


Special features


The following data must be provided with the translation:

- EP application and publication numbers,

- EP application and publication dates,

- names and addresses of applicant(s) and inventor(s),

- the title of the invention in Romanian,

- drawings, if any

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