PCT Treaty, Regulations and Administrative Instructions

Patent Cooperation Treaty 

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Regulations under the PCT (as in force from July 1, 2017)  *

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PCT Administrative Instructions (as in force from July 1, 2017) 

  • 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, 2017) PDF *

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Regulations under the PCT

  • (as in force until June 30, 2017) PDF  

PCT Administrative Instructions

Parts 1 - 8 and Annexes B to E

  • (as in force until June 30, 2017) PDF 

Annex F:  Standard for Filing and Processing in Electronic Form

  • Appendix I  (as in force until June 30, 2017) PDF

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  • 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 2017)  PDF *
  • Regolamento d’esecuzione del Trattato di cooperazione in materia di brevetti (testo in vigore al 1º luglio 2016)  PDF