PCT Treaty, Regulations and Administrative Instructions

Patent Cooperation Treaty 

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Regulations under the PCT (as in force from July 1, 2016) *

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PCT Administrative Instructions (as in force from December 15, 2016) *

  • Parts 1 - 8 and Annexes B to E
  • Annex A:  Forms
    • Part I: Forms Relating to the Receiving Office
    • Part II: Forms Relating to the International Searching Authority
    • Part III: Forms Relating to the International Bureau
    • Part IV: Forms Relating to the International Preliminary Examining Authority
    • Part V: Request and Demand Forms
  • Annex F:  Standard for Filing and Processing in Electronic Form
    • Main Body and  Appendices II - IV PDF
    • Appendix I  (as in force from July 1, 2015) PDF  

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Regulations under the PCT

  • (as in force until June 30, 2016) PDF 

PCT Administrative Instructions

Parts 1 - 8 and Annexes B to E

  • (as in force until June 30, 2016) PDF
  • Addendum  (as in force until December 14, 2016)PDF

Other languages

  • Trattato di cooperazione in materia di brevetti PDF  
  • Regolamento d’esecuzione del Trattato di cooperazione in materia di brevetti (testo in vigore al 1º luglio 2016)  PDF