Contact Information

Intellectual Property Offices

CountryAntigua and Barbuda
Competent administrationAntigua and Barbuda Intellectual Property & Commerce Office (ABIPCO)
Ministry of Legal Affairs
Web site addresshttps://abipco.gov.ag/
Address

Hewlett House
St. John’s Street
Antigua

Telephone(1 268) 562 54 40
(1 268) 462 31 46
Telefax(1 268) 562 54 38
E-mail addressabipco@antigua.gov.ag
ricki.camacho@antigua.gov.ag
Title and name of headRegistrar: Ms. Ricki Camacho
CountryVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
Competent administrationAutonomous Service of Intellectual Property
Ministry of the Popular Power of Industries and National Production (SAPI)
Web site addresshttp://www.sapi.gob.ve
Address

Centro Simón Bolívar
Edificio Norte, Piso 4
El Silencio
Al lado de la Plaza Caracas
1010 Caracas

Telephone(58 212) 481 64 78
E-mail addresssapidifusion@gmail.com
sugerencias@sapi.gob.ve
direcciongeneralsapi@gmail.com
Title and name of headDirector General/Directeur General: Mr. José Miguel Villanueva Rocca
Director of Diffusion and Cooperation / Directeur de la Diffusion et de la Coopération/Director de Difusión y Cooperación: Ms. Maryluz Oviedo Querales
CountryBelize
Competent administrationBelize Intellectual Property Office (BELIPO)
Web site addresshttp://www.belipo.bz
Address

1902 Constitution Drive,
3rd Floor
P.O.Box 592
Constitution Drive
Belmopan, Belize, C.A.

Telephone(1 501) 822 1381
(1 501) 822 2073
Telefax(1 501) 822 1382
E-mail addressbelipobz@lycos.com
belipo@btl.net
info@belipo.bz
oakinkuolie@belipo.bz
Title and name of headRegistrar General : Ms. Trienia Young
Deputy Registrar: Ms. Olabimpe Akinkuolie
Attorney General / Procureur général: Mr. Hon. Michael Peyrefitte
Solicitor General / Conseiller : Mr. Nigel Hawke
CountrySouth Africa
Competent administrationCompanies and Intellectual Property Commission
Department of Trade and Industry (CIPC)
Web site addresshttp://www.cipc.co.za/
Address

Physical Address:
Block F
the dti Campus
77 Meintjies Street
Sunnyside
Pretoria

Postal Address:
Private Bag X400
Pretoria 0001

Telephone(27 12) 394 1298 (Mr. Lehong)
(27 12) 394 5109 (Ms. Coetzee)
(27 12) 394 1512 (Ms. Lotheringen)
(27 12) 394 5094 (Ms. Skosana)
(27 12) 394 5106 (Mr. Petje)
E-mail addresstlehong@cipc.co.za (Mr. Lehong)
fcoetzee@cipc.co.za (Ms. Coetzee)
alotheringen@cipc.co.za (Ms Lotheringen)
vskosana@cipc.co.za (Ms. Skosana)
kpetje@cipc.co.za (Mr. Petje)
rvoller@cipc.co.za (Commissioner Voller)
nmaimela@cipc.co.za (Ms. Maimela)
Title and name of headCommissioner: Mr. Rory Voller
Executive Manager: Innovation & Creativity: Ms. Nomonde Maimela
Senior Manager: Patents & Designs: Mr. Trod Lehong
Senior Manager : Trademarks: Ms. Fleurette Coetzee
Senior Manager: IP Enforcement: Ms. Amanda Lotheringen
Senior Manager: Indigenous Cultural Expressions and Knowledge: Ms. Velaphi Skosana
Senior Manager: Copyright : Mr. Kadi Petje
CountryDominica
Competent administrationCompanies and Intellectual Property Office
Ministry of Tourism and legal Affairs (CIPO)
Web site addresshttp://www.cipo.gov.dm/about-us
Address

Corner Independence Street & Turkey Lane
Roseau
Dominica

Telephone(1 767) 266 3358/3359
Telefax(1 767) 440 6593
E-mail addresscipoclerk@dominica.gov.dm
uliensm@dominica.gov.dm
smjulien4@gmail.com
Title and name of headMinister Responsible for IP : Mr. Rayburn Blackmoore
CountryGrenada
Competent administrationCorporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO)
Address

Mt Wheldale Gap
Upper Lucas Street
St. George's
GRENADA, W.I.


Telephone(1 473) 440 2030 (press 4)
Telefax(1 473) 440 49 70
E-mail addressannettehenry7@gmail.com
legalaffairs.gd@gmail.com
registrar@caipo.gov.gd
Title and name of headRegistrar: Ms. Annette Henry
CountryBarbados
Competent administrationCorporate Affairs and Intellectual Property Office (CAIPO)
Ministry of International Business and International Transport
Web site addresshttp://www.caipo.gov.bb
Address

Ground Floor Baobab Tower
Warrens, St. Michael

Telephone(1 246) 535 2401, 535 2402
Telefax(1 246) 535 2444
E-mail addressgeneral@caipo.gov.bb
hclarke@caipo.gov.bb
requests@caipo.gov.bb
Title and name of headRegistrar : Ms. Heather A. Clarke
CountryNiue
Competent administrationCrown Law Office
Address

PO Box 70
Alofi
Niue

Telephone(683) 4228
E-mail addressnina.hekau@mail.gov.nu
Title and name of headSenior Crown Counsel: Ms. Toepenina Hekau
CountryGuyana
Competent administrationDeeds and Commercial Registries
Ministry of Legal Affairs
Web site addresshttp://legalaffairs.gov.gy/contact-us
Address

Lot 1 High and Commerce Streets,
Georgetown, Guyana

Telephone(592) 225 4374
(592) 225 4309
Telefax(592) 225 9192
E-mail addresscommercial.registry15@gmail.com
geetabaijnath1976@yahoo.com
camillejohnsonbarron@gmail.com
Title and name of headRegistrar of Commerce: Mrs. Nicole Prince
Acting Registrar of Commerce: Ms. Geeta Baijnath
Deputy Registrar: Mrs. Camille Johnson Barron
CountryThailand
Competent administrationDepartment of Intellectual Property (DIP)
Ministry of Commerce
Web site addresshttp://www.ipthailand.go.th/en/
Address

563 Nonthaburi Road
Bangkrasor Muang
Nonthaburi 11000
Thailand

Telephone(66 2) 547 46 21 to 5
(66 2) 547 46 52
Telefax(66 2) 547 46 51
(66 2) 547 46 96
E-mail addressthosapone.d@ipthailand.go.th
Title and name of headDirector General: Mr. Thosapone Dansuputra
CountryBhutan
Competent administrationDepartment of Intellectual Property
Ministry of Economic Affairs
Web site addresshttp://www.moea.gov.bt/
Address

Royal Government of Bhutan
Thimphu, Bhutan

Telephone(975 2) 33 52 33
(975 2) 32 65 12
Telefax(975 2) 32 11 45
E-mail addressktwangchuk@moea.gov.bt
ipd@moea.gov.bt
Title and name of headDirector General: Mr. Kinley Tenzin Wangchuk
CountryMyanmar
Competent administrationDepartment of Research and Innovation
Ministry of Education
Address

Building No. 21
Nay Pyi Taw
Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Telephone(9567) 404 483
Telefax(9567) 404 011
E-mail addressmoemoe.thwe6@gmail.com
Title and name of headDirector General: Mr. Win Khaing Moe
Deputy Director General: Ms. Moe Moe Thwe
CountryKazakhstan
Competent administrationDepartment on Intellectual Property Rights
Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Web site addresshttp://www.adilet.gov.kz
Address

8, Orynbor Street
House of Ministries
010000, Astana

Telephone7 (7172) 74 07 54
7(7172) 74 07 97
Telefax7 (7172) 74 09 54
E-mail addressipkz.int@gmail.com
intellkaz@nur.kz
kanc@adilet.gov.kz
Title and name of headDirector : Ms. Karlygash Yessembayeva
CountryHonduras
Competent administrationDirectorate General of Intellectual Property (DIGEPIH)
Web site addresshttp://www.digepih.webs.com
Address

Boulevard Kuwait, Edificio San José, 3er. Piso
Tegucigalpa
Honduras

Telephone(504) 223 55297
(504) 223 55279
(504) 2239 7165 (CR)
(504) 2235 8692 (director)
Telefax(504) 223 55505
E-mail addresscamilozbendeck@yahoo.com
digepih@gmail.com
madeleine122005@yahoo.es
Title and name of headDirector General of Intellectual Property /Director General de Propiedad Intelectual: Mr. Camilo Bendeck
Head of the Copyright and Related Rights Office : Dra. María del Carmen Osorio I.
CountryEthiopia
Competent administrationEthiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO)
Web site addresshttp://www.eipo.gov.et/
Address

P.O.Box 25322/1000
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Telephone(251) 11 558 63 93
(251) 91 108 10 96
Telefax(251) 11 552 92 99
E-mail addresseipo@ethionet.et
yermiasyemane@gmail.com
Title and name of headDirector General: Mr. Ermias Yemanebirhan
CountrySaudi Arabia
Competent administrationGeneral Administration of Trademarks
Ministry of Commerce and Investment
Web site addresshttp://mci.gov.sa/en/ServicesDirectory/Pages/Services.aspx?Category=Trade%20Marks
Address

Ministry of Commerce and Investment
Riyadh 11162

Telephone(966 11) 294 47 80
(966 11) 477 66 66, ext. 2112
Telefax(966 11) 476 69 35
CountryAzerbaijan
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Web site addresshttp://www.copag.gov.az/
Address

The Government House
1000 Baku

Telephone(994 12) 493 39 44 / 498 10 29
Telefax(994 12) 498 10 28 / 493 66 87
E-mail addressmha@copag.gov.az
Title and name of headChairman of the Board : Mr. Kamran Imanov
CountryMonaco
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Division
Directorate of Economic Expansion
Web site addresshttp://en.gouv.mc/Government-Institutions/The-Government/Ministry-of-Finance-and-Economy/Business-Development-Agency
https://mcipo.gouv.mc/
Address

9 rue du Gabian
98000 Monaco

B.P. 665
98014 Monaco Cedex

Telephone(377) 98 98 84 90
Telefax(377) 92 05 75 20
E-mail addressmcpi@gouv.mc
expansion@gouv.mc
Title and name of headDirecteur de l'Expansion Economique / Director of Economic Expansion: Mr. Serge Pierryves
Chef de Section de la propriété intellectuelle / Head of the Intellectual Property Section: Mr. M. Jean-Pierre Santos
CountryNew Zealand
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Office of New Zealand (IPONZ)
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Web site addresshttp://www.iponz.govt.nz
Address

15 Stout Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand

PO Box 9241
Marion Square
Wellington 6141
New Zealand

Telephone(64 3) 962 2607
E-mail addressinfo@iponz.govt.nz
Title and name of headCommissioner of Patents and Designs: Mr. Ross van der Schyff
Acting National Manager: Mr. Simon Gallagher
CountrySuriname
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Office of Suriname
Ministry of Trade and Industry
Address

Nieuwe Haven Postbus 9354
Paramaribo
Suriname

Telephone(597) 404 834
E-mail addresskenneth.codrington@minhi.gov.sr
info.bie@minhi.gov.sr
Title and name of headDirector: Mr. Kenneth Codrington
Minister of Trade, Industry and Tourism: His Execellency Mr. Ferdinand Welzijin
CountryPhilippines
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL)
Web site addresshttp://www.ipophil.gov.ph/
Address

28 Upper McKinley Road
McKinley Hill Town Center
Fort Bonifacio
Taguig City 1634
Philippines

Telephone(632) 238-6300
Telefax(632) 55 39 480
E-mail addressmail@ipophil.gov.ph
dittb@ipophil.gov.ph
josephinesantiago.dg@ipophil.gov.ph
Title and name of headDirector General / Directrice Générale : Ms. Josephine Rima Santiago
CountryMongolia
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Office
Implementing Agency of the Government of Mongolia (IPOM)
Web site addresshttp://www.ipom.gov.mn
Address

Baga toiruu 49
Sukhbaatar District
Ulaanbaatar 14200

Telephone(976 11) 32 96 71
Telefax(976 11) 32 76 38
E-mail addressipinfo@ipom.mn
Title and name of headDirector General: Mr. Erdenesuren Erdenebat
CountrySaint Kitts and Nevis
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Office
Ministry of Justice,Legal Affairs and Communications
Web site addresshttps://ipo.gov.kn/
Address

1st Floor, The Cable Building
Cayon Street
P.O. Box 693
Basseterre,
St. Kitts and Nevis

Telephone(1 869) 465 2195
(1 869) 465 3916 (direct)
Telefax(1 869) 465 5040 / 2482
E-mail addressiposkn@gmail.com
jihan.williams@gov.kn
ipo@gov.kn
Title and name of headRegistrar: Ms. Jihan Williams
Deputy Registrar : Ms. Nicola St. Catherine.
CountryTrinidad and Tobago
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Office
Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs
Web site addresshttp://www.ipo.gov.tt/
Address

3rd Floor
Capital Plaza
11-13, Frederick Street
Port of Spain

Telephone(868) 625 9972 Ext 3021
Telefax(868) 624 1221
E-mail addressinfo@ipo.gov.tt
Regan.asgarali@ipo.gov.tt
rindianxx@yahoo.com
falrawi@ag.gov.tt
Title and name of headController / Controlleur : Mr. Regan Asgarali
Attorney General: The Honourable Faris Al-Rawi
CountryIreland
Competent administrationIntellectual Property Unit
Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation
Web site addresswww.dbei.gov.ie
Address

23 Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 TD30

Telephone+353 1 631 2121
E-mail addressIPU@dbei.gov.ie
Title and name of headPrincipal Officer: Mr. Declan Morrin
CountryKiribati
Competent administrationMinistry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives
Address

P.O. Box 510
Betio
Tarawa

Telephone(686) 26 156
(686) 26 157
(686) 25 663
Telefax(686) 26 233
E-mail addresssecretary@commerce.gov.ki
kbetiota@commerce.gov.ki
ttiemti@commerce.gov.ki
Title and name of headSecretary to Ministry of Commerce Industry and Cooperatives: Mr. Toani Barao
Director : Mrs. Kammari Betiota
Senior Intellectual Property Officer: Mrs. Tautongo Kaiteie
Intellectual Property Officer: Mrs. Tebaibure Tiemti
CountryMarshall Islands
Competent administrationMinistry of Internal Affairs
Address

18 Uliga Road
Majuro, MH 96960

Telephone(692) 625-8240/8718
(692) 625-4131 (direct)
(692) 455-5659
E-mail addresswallace.iakwe@gmail.com
kuuj.muller@gmail.com
Title and name of headSecretary: Mr. Wallace Peter
Foreign Service Officer: Mr. Andrea C. Muller
CountryParaguay
Competent administrationNational Directorate of Intellectual Property (DINAPI)
Web site addresshttp://www.dinapi.gov.py/
Address

Avda. España, 323
c/EE.UU
Asunción
Paraguay

Telephone(595) 21 203 597 (CR)
(595) 21 204 791 (CR)
(595) 98 1406 947
(595) 21 210 904 (Industrial Property)
Telefax(595) 21 204 833 (CR)
(595) 21 210 570
E-mail addressjaguirre@dinapi.gov.py
Title and name of headNational Director : Dr. Joel Emiliano Talavera
CountryPeru
Competent administrationNational Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI)
Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM)
Web site addresshttp://www.indecopi.gob.pe
Address

Calle de la Prosa No. 104
San Borja
Lima 41

Telephone(51 1) 224 78 00
Telefax(51 1) 224 03 48/9
E-mail addressrcabello@indecopi.gob.pe
presidencia@indecopi.gob.pe
consultas@indecopi.gob.pe
Title and name of headChairman of the Board of Directors/Presidente del Consejo Directivo: Mr. Ivo Gagliuffi Piercechi
Director Invenciones y Nuevas Tecnologías: Mr. Manuel Castro
Director Signos Distintivos: Mr. Ray Meloni
Director Derecho de Autor: Mr. Fausto Vienrich
CountryGeorgia
Competent administrationNational Intellectual Property Center (Sakpatenti)
Web site addresshttp://www.sakpatenti.gov.ge
Address

Antioch st. 5
3300 Mtskheta
Georgia

Telephone (995) 32 225 25 33
Telefax(995) 32 298 84 26
E-mail addressinfo@sakpatenti.org.ge
Title and name of headChairman / Président: Mr. Nikoloz Gogilidze
CountryBelgium
Competent administrationOffice for Intellectual Property
Federal Public Service Economy, SMEs, Self-employed and Energy (OPRI)
Web site addresshttps://economie.fgov.be/en/themes/intellectual-property/contact-information
Address

DG de la Réglementation économique
City Atrium
Rue du Progrès, 50
1210 Bruxelles

Telephone(00 32) 2 277 9011
(00 32) 2 277 6638
Telefax(00 32) 2 277 5262
E-mail addresspie.contact@economie.fsov.be
Title and name of headDirectrice générale /Director General: Ms. Séverine Waterbley
CountryFiji
Competent administrationOffice of the Attorney-General
Ministry of Justice
Web site addresshttp://www.ag.gov.fj/
Address

Box 2213
Government Buildings
Suva

Telephone(679) 330 9866
Telefax(679) 330 5421
Title and name of headAttorney-General, Minister for Justice: Mr. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum
Solicitor-General: Mr. Sharvada Nand SHARMA
CountryGreece
Competent administrationPatent Office
Hellenic Industrial Property Organization (HIPO)
Web site addresshttp://www.obi.gr/obi/Default.aspx?tabid=71&
Address

5, Gianni Stavroulaki str.
151 25 Paradissos Amaroussiou
Athens

Telephone(30 210) 618 35 00
Telefax(30 210) 681 92 31
E-mail addressinfo@obi.gr
Title and name of headDirector General / Directeur général: Mr. Ioannis A. Kaplanis
CountryZambia
Competent administrationPatents and Companies Registration Agency
Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry (PACRA)
Web site addresshttp://www.pacra.org.zm/
Address

PACRA House, Haile Selassie Avenue, Longacres
P.O. Box 32020 Lusaka

Telephone(260 211) 255 127
(260 211) 255 151
(260 211) 255 425
(260 211) 255 135
Telefax(260 211) 255 426
E-mail addresspro@pacra.org.zm
bwembyatonyt@yahoo.com
A.Bwembya@pacra.org.zm
kmusamvu@yahoo.com
Title and name of headRegistrar of Patents and Companies Registration Agency : Mr. Anthony Bwembya
Registrar of Copyright: Mr. Kenneth Musamvu
CountryTimor-Leste
Competent administrationPermanent Mission of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste to the United Nations Office at Geneva
Web site addresshttp://www.timor-lestemission.ch
Address

Rue Pestalozzi 7
1202 Geneva
Switzerland

Telephone(+41) 22 788 35 63
(+41) 22 788 35 62
Telefax(+41) 22 788 35 64
E-mail address info@timor-lestemission.ch
Title and name of headAmbassador: His Excellency Mr. Marciano Octavio Garcia Da Silva
CountrySaudi Arabia
Competent administrationSaudi Patent Office
King Abdullaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST)
Web site addresshttps://www.kacst.edu.sa/eng/IndustInnov/SPO/
Address

P.O. Box 6086
Riyadh 11442

Telephone(966 11) 481 43 42
(966 11) 481 33 63
Telefax(966 11) 481 33 76
(966 11) 481 38 30
E-mail addresspatents@kacst.edu.sa
CountryCook Islands
Competent administrationSecretary of Culture Administration
Ministry of Cultural Development
Web site addresshttp://www.culture.gov.ck
Address

PO Box 8 Avarua
Rarotonga
Cook Islands

Telephone(682) 20 725 ext 201
(682) 55546
Telefax(682) 23 725
E-mail addressanthony.turua@cookislands.gov.ck
Title and name of headSecretary of Culture : Mr. Anthony Turua
CountryRepublic of Moldova
Competent administrationState Agency on Intellectual Property (AGEPI)
Web site addresshttp://www.agepi.md
Address

Str. Andrei Doga No. 24, bloc 1
Chisinau, MD2024

Telephone(373 22) 400 500
(373 22) 400 506
Telefax(373 22) 440 119
E-mail addressoffice@agepi.gov.md
Title and name of headDirector General / Directeur général: Ms. Lilia Bolocan
CountryTurkmenistan
Competent administrationState Service on Intellectual Property of Ministry of Finance and Economy of Turkmenistan
Address

156, Archabil Avenue
744000 Ashgabat

Telephone(99 312) 39 46 86
Telefax(99 312) 98 24 45
E-mail addresstmpatent@online.tm
Title and name of headHead : Mr. Ata Annaniyazov
Deputy Head : Mr. Orazmyrat Saparmyradov
CountryGreece
Competent administrationTrademark Office
Directorate of Commercial Property
General Secretariat of the Trade and Consumer Protection
Address

Place de Kanning
P.C. 101 81
Athens

Telephone(30 210) 38 93 488
(30 210) 38 93 339
(30 210) 38 93 395
(30 210) 38 93 469
Telefax(30 210) 38 46 523
E-mail addressgeorgopoulou@gge.gr
thpapg@gge.gr
nikitop@gge.gr
petva@gge.gr
giagtzidis@gge.gr
Title and name of headDirector / Directeur: Mr. Theodoros Papageorgiou
Head of Trademark Registration Unit/Chef de Section d'enregistrement des marques: Ms. Maria Nikitopoulou
Legal Officer / Juriste: Ms. Panayota Georgopoulou