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Foreign filing information

PCT national stage entry

european validation Direct file pct stage

GB

Filing requirements

Deadline: 31 months
Power of Attorney: No
Assignments: No
Language: English
Translation Extension: N/A
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: Included

Country notes

  • The UK is automatically included in a European (EPO) regional phase filing.

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Direct (Paris Convention) filing

european validation Direct file pct stage

GB

Filing requirements

Power of Attorney: No
Assignments: No
Language: English
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: Deferred

Country notes

  • A certified copy of the priority document needs to be filed within 16 months from the application filing date (with details needed at filing).

  • The UK is automatically included in a European (EPO) regional phase filing.

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European validation

european validation Direct file pct stage

GB

Filing requirements

London agreement? Yes
Official language: English, French & German
Translations required: No
Forms: No

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