Availability of online services

Important notice:

Legal safeguards may be available against planned and unplanned outages of online filing and fee payment services, depending on the day and duration of the outage. A dedicated webpage informs users about any outages of these services.

For more information, please see the notice from the EPO dated 22 October 2020 concerning the procedures and safeguards which apply under the EPC and the PCT in the event of outages of means of electronic filing and other online services (OJ EPO 2020, A120), Rule 134(1) EPC and point 5.5 of the ADA (Supplementary publication 4, OJ EPO 2019).

26.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of support@epo.org on 27 October 2021
20.10.2021
Technical fault in online filing (reference no. 0015578) – detected and resolved
20.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of the EP number on form EP1200 on Saturday 23 October 2021
18.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of the EPO shop and the Central Fee Payment on 23 October 2021
15.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of several online services on 23 October 2021
14.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of several online services on 16-17 October 2021
5.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of several online services on 9 October 2021
1.10.2021
Temporary unavailability of several online services on 7 October 2021
1.10.2021
Technical fault in our services (reference no. INC0010370) - resolved
1.10.2021
Technical fault in our services (reference no. INC0010370)
29.9.2021
Temporary unavailability of several online services on 2 October 2021
28.9.2021
Technical fault in online services (reference no. 1393338) – detected and resolved
16.9.2021
Temporary unavailability of online services on Saturday 18 September 2021 (reference no. CR 358194 )
15.9.2021
Technical fault in online services (reference no. 1388443) – resolved
14.9.2021
Technical fault in online services (reference no.1388443)
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