World Intellectual Property Organization

E-filing Offices

The following receiving Offices accept the filing of PCT international applications in fully electronic format. For more details please click the links in the left-hand column. Please note that related information can also be found in Annex C of The PCT Applicant's Guide.

Office Accepted electronic filing systems
   
AT ePCT, PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
AU ePCT, PCT-SAFE via web upload
CA PCT-SAFE via web upload
CN PCT-SAFE
DE PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF, DPMAdirekt
DK PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
EP PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
ES PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
FI ePCT, PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
FR EPO-OLF
GB PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
HR PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
IB ePCT, PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
IL PCT-SAFE via web upload
IS PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
JP PCT-SAFE, JPO PAS
KR PCT-SAFE via web upload
LT PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
MY PCT-SAFE
NL PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
NO PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
PH PCT-SAFE
PL PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
PT PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
RO PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
SE ePCT, PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF
SK PCT-SAFE, EPO-OLF

 

NB: USPTO's EFS-Web, for which PCT-SAFE can be used, is not fully compliant with Annex F of the Administrative Instructions Under the PCT, therefore it is not included in the above table. Please see our "Instructions for the use of PCT-SAFE in combination with EFS-Web (e-filing with RO/US)" at http://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/en/support/user_documentation.htm.

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