Former extension state

Serbia (The extension system continues to apply to European and international patent applications filed before 1 October 2010.)


Must a national professional representative be appointed?


Yes, in cases where corrections of translation of patent claims have to be published.


(a) Special fee payable?

(b) If so, when due?


(a) No

(b) n/a


Language(s) in which the translation must be filed



Art. 123(2) PL Ext.


(a) Must a form be used?

(b) No. of copies to be filed


(a) n/a

(b) n/a


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


Mention in the Intellectual Property Gazette only in case of corrections to the translation


Correction of translation

(a) permitted?

(b) Special fee payable?


(a) Yes

(b) No

Art. 125(3) PL Ext.


Special features


The translation of the claims is to be notified by the applicant to the alleged infringer. In case of corrections, the translation must be made available to the public by the Serbian Intellectual Property Office.

Art. 123(2), 125(3) PL Ext.

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