Administrative Instructions under the Patent Cooperation Treaty
PCT/RO/103 PCT/RO/112 PCT/RO/133 PCT/RO/154
PCT/RO/104 PCT/RO/113 PCT/RO/136 PCT/RO/155
PCT/RO/105 PCT/RO/114 PCT/RO/143 PCT/RO/156
PCT/RO/106 PCT/RO/115 PCT/RO/147 PCT/RO/157
PCT/RO/107 PCT/RO/117 PCT/RO/150 PCT/RO/158
PCT/RO/109 PCT/RO/118 PCT/RO/151 PCT/RO/159
PCT/RO/110 PCT/RO/123 PCT/RO/152
PCT/RO/111 PCT/RO/126 PCT/RO/153
PCT/IB/301 PCT/IB/319 PCT/IB/345 PCT/IB/369
PCT/IB/304 PCT/IB/320 PCT/IB/346 PCT/IB/370
PCT/IB/305 PCT/IB/321 PCT/IB/349 PCT/IB/371
PCT/IB/306 PCT/IB/323 PCT/IB/350 PCT/IB/373
PCT/IB/307 PCT/IB/325 PCT/IB/351 PCT/IB/374
PCT/IB/308 PCT/IB/326 PCT/IB/353 PCT/IB/376
PCT/IB/310 PCT/IB/331 PCT/IB/354 PCT/IB/377
PCT/IB/311 PCT/IB/332 PCT/IB/356 PCT/IB/378
PCT/IB/313 PCT/IB/335 PCT/IB/357 PCT/IB/379
PCT/IB/314 PCT/IB/336 PCT/IB/358 PCT/IB/399
PCT/IB/315 PCT/IB/337 PCT/IB/360
PCT/IB/316 PCT/IB/338 PCT/IB/366
PCT/IB/317 PCT/IB/339 PCT/IB/367
PCT/IB/318 PCT/IB/344 PCT/IB/368
(b) Slight variations in layout necessary in view of the printing of the Forms referred to in paragraph (a) in various languages are permitted.
(c) Slight variations in layout in the Forms referred to in paragraph (a)(ii) to (v) are permitted to the extent necessary to meet the particular office requirements of the International Authorities, in particular in view of the production of the Forms by computer or of the use of window envelopes.
(d) Where the receiving Office, the International Searching Authority and/or the International Preliminary Examining Authority are each part of the same Office, the obligation to use the Forms referred to in paragraph (a) does not extend to communications within that same Office.
(e) The annexes to Forms PCT/RO/106, PCT/RO/118, PCT/ISA/201, PCT/ISA/205, PCT/ISA/206, PCT/ISA/210, PCT/ISA/219, PCT/IB/313, PCT/IB/336, PCT/IPEA/404, PCT/IPEA/405 and PCT/IPEA/415 may be omitted in cases where they are not used.
(f) The notes attached to Forms PCT/RO/101 (request Form), PCT/IB/375 (supplementary search request Form) and PCT/IPEA/401 (demand Form) shall be distributed by the International Authorities concerned together with the printed versions of those Forms. The notes attached to Form PCT/ISA/220 shall accompany the Form when sent to the applicant.
(g) The use of Forms other than those referred to in paragraph (a) is optional.
(i) the layout and contents of the request and the demand when presented as computer print-outs shall correspond to the format of Forms PCT/RO/101 (request Form) and PCT/IPEA/401 (demand Form) ("the printed Forms"), with the same information being presented on the corresponding pages;