EPO offices closed from 24.12.2018 to 1.1.2019

All our offices will be closed over the holiday period from 24 December 2018 and will open again on 2 January 2019.


Temporary unavailability of some online services on 24 November 2018

Due to technical maintenance work, the following online services will not be available between 07.00 and latest 13.00 hrs CET on 24 November 2018:  

  • European Patent Register (also via the EPO's mobile website)
  • Espacenet (also via the EPO's mobile website)
  • Online filing
  • New online filing (CMS)
  • Web-form filing
  • Open Patent Services
  • Single legal source
  • Trilateral Document access
  • MyFiles
  • Mailbox
  • Online fee payment
  • Fax server
  • Automatic debiting in online fee payment

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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