PCT AG-IP 10.042 When are these fees due?

Rule 57.3
58.1(b)

10.042.   When are these fees due?  The preliminary examination fee and the handling fee must be paid within one month from the date on which the demand was submitted or 22 months from the priority date, whichever expires later, provided that, where the demand was transmitted to the competent International Preliminary Examining Authority under Rule 59.3, the handling fee must be paid within one month from the date of receipt by that Authority or 22 months from the priority date, whichever expires later.  As to the consequences of non-payment or late payment of these fees, see paragraph 10.047.

Source: http://www.wipo.int/pct/en/appguide/text.jsp?page=ip10.html

Date retrieved: 24 November 2017

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