Contracting state

Turkey

Legal basis for levying renewal fees

 

Art. 134, 173 DL No. 551
Art. 101, 107 IPL
Art. 106, 115 IPLR
R. 48 IR
R. 18 RegEPC

Enquiries re renewal fees:
Tel. +90 312 3031000
Fax +90 312 3031220
www.turkpatent.gov.tr

1

Amount of fees

(plus any charges levied by banks)

 

Year

TRY**

2nd

415 (285)350

3rd

430 (295)360

4th

505 (345)420

5th

750 (510)620

6th

860 (580)700

7th

965 (650)780

8th

1 070 (720)870

9th

1 175 (790)950

10th

1 280 (860)1 040

11th

1 460 (980)1 180

12th

1 690 (1 135)1 370

13th

1 955 (1 310)1 580

14th

2 220 (1 490)1 790

15th

2 555 (1 715)2 060

16th

2 795 (1 875)2 250

17th

3 110 (2 080)2 500

18th

3 325 (2 220)2 670

19th

3 515 (2 350)2 820

20th

3 655 (2 445)2 940


Fees 20192020

2

(a) Due date (in the patent year concerned)

(b) Time limit for payment (without surcharge)*

(c) Earliest possible date for payment

 

(a) Anniversary of date of filing

(b) n/a

(c) No specific legal provision: payment may be made for more than one patent year. However, if the fees are subsequently changed, the patent proprietor will be obliged to pay the difference between the amount paid in advance and the amount due for the year concerned.


Art. 173 DL No. 551
Art. 101 IPL
Art. 106 IPLR
R. 48 IR

3

Period of grace for payment of fees (with surcharge)

(a) duration

(b) surcharge

 

(a) 6 months from due date

(b) 25%


Art. 173 DL No. 551Art. 101 IPL
Art. 106 IPLR
R. 48 IR

4

Communication of a reminder in cases of non-payment

(a) provided for?

(b) date of despatch

 

(a) No

(b) n/a

5

Restitutio in integrum

(a) provided for?

(b) time limit for submitting application

 

(a) Yes

(b) Within 6months of publication of the notice of lapse


Art. 134 DL No. 551
Art. 101, 107 IPL
Art. 106, 115 IPLR

6

Appointment of a national professional representative for

(a) payment of fees

(b) communication of a reminder of non-payment

(c) proceedings in respect of restitutio in integrum

 

(a) Yes

(b) n/a

(c) Yes


R. 18 RegEPC
R. 47 IR

7

Information regarding lapse of patent in cases of non-payment of renewal fees

 

Communication to representative

Publication in the "Resmi Patent Bülteni"

Entry in the patent register


Art. 134 DL No. 551
Art. 101, 107 IPL
Art. 106, 115 IPLR

* For first renewal fee to be paid, see Art. 141(2) EPC.

** Note: Reduced fees for online transactions are indicated in brackets.
All fees are revised annually on 1 January.

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