World Intellectual Property Organization

Receiving Offices that accept PCT-EASY applications

The following receiving Offices have notified the International Bureau that they are prepared to accept the filing of international applications containing requests in PCT-EASY format together with a PCT-EASY physical medium (please verify which types of physical media are accepted by the receiving Office). Detailed information on each Office can be found in the PCT Applicant's Guide. Last updated in August 2012.
 

AM

Intellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Armenia

AP

African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO)

AT

Austrian Patent Office

AU

Australian Patent Office

BA

Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina

BE

Intellectual Property Office (Belgium)

BG

Patent Office of the Republic of Bulgaria

BR

National Institute of Industrial Property (Brazil)

BW

Registrar of Companies, Trademarks, Patents and Industrial Designs (Botswana)

BZ

Belize Intellectual Property Office 

CA

Canadian Intellectual Property Office

CH

Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property

CL

National Industrial Property Institute (Chile)

CN

State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China

CO

Superintendence of Industry and Commerce (Colombia)

CR

Registry of Industrial Property (Costa Rica)

CU

Cuban Industrial Property Office

CZ

Industrial Property Office (Czech Republic)

DE

German Patent and Trade Mark Office

DK

Danish Patent and Trademark Office

DO

National Office of Industrial Property (Dominican Republic)

DZ

Algerian National Institute of Industrial Property

EA

Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO)

EC

Ecuadorian Institute of Intellectual Property

EE

Estonian Patent Office

EG

Egyptian Patent Office 

ES

Spanish Patent and Trademark Office

FR

National Institute of Industrial Property (France)

GE

National Intellectual Property Center of Georgia (SAKPATENTI)

GR

Industrial Property Organization (Greece)

GT

Registry of Intellectual Property (Guatemala)

HN

Directorate General of Intellectual Property (Honduras)

HR

State Intellectual Property Office (Croatia)

HU

Hungarian Intellectual Property Office (HIPO)

IB

International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization

ID

Directorate General of Intellectual Property (Indonesia)

IE

Patents Office (Ireland)

IL

Israel Patent Office

IN

Patent Office (India)

IS

Icelandic Patent Office

JP

Japan Patent Office

KE

Kenya Industrial Property Institute

KG

Kyrgyz Intellectual Property Office

KP

Invention Office of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

KR

Korean Intellectual Property Office

KZ

Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Committee of Intellectual Property Rights, National Institute of Intellectual Property (NIIP Republic of Kazakhstan)

LT

State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania

LV

Latvian Patent Office

LY

Libyan Industrial Property Office

MD

State Agency on Intellectual Property (Republic of Moldova)

MK

State Office of Industrial Property (The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)

MN

Intellectual Property Office of Mongolia

MT

Industrial Property Registrations Directorate, Commerce Division, Ministry of Finance, Economy and Investment (Malta)

MW

Ministry of Justice, Department of the Registrar General (Malawi)

MX

Mexican Institute of Industrial Property

NI

Registry of Intellectual Property (Nicaragua)

NZ

Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand

PE

National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Intellectual Property Protection (Peru)

PG

Intellectual Property Office of Papua New Guinea

PH

Intellectual Property Office (Philippines)

PT

National Institute of Industrial Property (Portugal)

RO

State Office for Inventions and Trademarks (Romania)

RS

Intellectual Property Office (Serbia)

RU

Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents and Trademarks (ROSPATENT) (Russian Federation)

SE

Swedish Patent and Registration Office

SG

Intellectual Property Office of Singapore

SI

Slovenian Intellectual Property Office

SK

Industrial Property Office (Slovakia)

SV

National Center of Registries (El Salvador)

SY

Directorate of Commercial and Industrial Property (Syrian Arab Republic)

TH

Department of Intellectual Property (DIP) (Thailand)

TM

Patent Department, Ministry of Economy and Finance of Turkmenistan

TR

Turkish Patent Institute

TT

Intellectual Property Office (Trinidad and Tobago)

UA

State Department of Intellectual Property (SDIP), Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine

US

United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

UZ

State Patent Office of Uzbekistan

ZA

Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office (South Africa)

ZW

Zimbabwe Intellectual Property Office

(Total: 79 offices)

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