8.012. Which documents, other than the supplementary search request must be submitted? Where neither the language in which the international application was filed, nor the language in which a translation (if any) has been furnished for the purposes of main international search or international publication, is accepted by the Authority specified for supplementary search, a translation of the international application into a language which is accepted by that Authority must be submitted together with the request. Where the international application contains disclosure of one or more nucleotide and/or amino acid sequences, the applicant, if so required, should preferably furnish a copy of the sequence listing in electronic form (complying with the standard provided for in Annex C of the Administrative Instructions) to the International Bureau together with the supplementary search request.
Date retrieved: 24 November 2017