Below you will find a year-by-year list of European publication numbers which were announced as being for new publications but for which no EP-A document has appeared.
Select a year of publication to view the corresponding list:
These patent applications (EP-A1/EP-A2) resp. the search report (EP-A3), were due to be published and so were announced in the European Patent Bulletin (PDF, online and CD-ROM) and before 2015 on the ESPACE-ACCESS CD-ROM (now decomissioned), but they were not actually published.
Possible reasons include:
Although in drawing up these lists the greatest care has been exercised, the EPO cannot vouch for the absolute completeness and accuracy of the information given. These lists can be no substitute for the consultation of the Register of European Patents.