Accepted means of filing
Online: as a WAD or WASP file created by the EPO-OLF
Accepted digital certificates
Valid certificates issued by the following Certification Authority (CA):
This Office accepts the filing of the application body (description, claims and abstract) in character-coded (e.g. XML) and image format (e.g. PDF). Sequence listing should preferably be filed, as a separate part of the description, in WIPO's ST.25 text format (no additional fees).
Help-desk ("INPI-DIRECT") open from Monday to Friday, from 8 am until 6 pm; it may be contacted:
- by phone, at 0825 83 85 87 (“indigo” number, 0.15€ / min, including tax)
- by e-mail at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org.