5.063. What is the time limit for requests for the restoration of the right of priority? The time limit for complying with the requirements to request the restoration of the right of priority is two months from the date on which the priority period expired. If the receiving Office requires the applicant to provide a declaration or evidence in support of the statement of reasons for failure to timely file the international application (see paragraph 5.064), it will allow the applicant a reasonable time under the circumstances to furnish such documents.
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