PCT Notification No. 163
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

Accession by the Republic of Botswana

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of the Republic of Botswana, on July 30, 2003, of its instrument of accession to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), done at Washington on June 19, 1970, amended on September 28, 1979, modified on February 3, 1984, and on October 3, 2001.

The said Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Botswana, on October 30, 2003.

July 30, 2003