PCT procedure at the EPO
How to get
a European patent
International phase and entry into the European phase
Guide for applicants
PCT procedure before the EPO
Updated until 1 January 20152014
Terms and abbreviations
The international and European phases of a PCT application
Timeline for international applications
Criteria chosen by the EPO as ISA/IPEA on specific points in the ISPE Guidelines
Filing offices of the EPO (OJ 2007, Spec. Ed. 3, A.2; OJ 2013, 442)
Form PCT/RO/101 Request and Notes
Form PCT/RO/101 Fee Calculation Sheet and Notes
EPO Form 1003 Authorisation
Form PCT/IPEA/401 Demand and Notes
Form PCT/IPEA/401 Fee Calculation Sheet and Notes
Form for entry into the European phase (EPO Form 1200) and Notes
EPO Form 1010 Payment of fees and expenses
EPO Form 1201 Entry into the European phase before the EPO
Date retrieved: 02 November 2015
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EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - A General Overview
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - B The EPO as a PCT receiving Office
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - C The EPO as ISA and SISA
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - D The EPO as an IPEA
XGA D II 1 Which documents form the basis of the international preliminary examination? - Amendments - Missing parts and elements
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - E Euro-PCT procedure before the EPO as designated or elected Office
XGA E I 7 How and where should the applicant initiate the procedure before the EPO as a designated/elected Office (Form 1200)?
XGA E III 1 Requirements specific to applicants with neither residence nor principal place of business in an EPC contracting state - "non-resident applicants"
XGA E IV 1 Which version of the Euro-PCT application is taken as the basis for the procedure in the European phase (Form 1200, Sections 6.1 and 6.2)?
XGA E IV 5 Amendments and the Rule 161 EPC/Rule 162 EPC communication if a supplementary European search is carried out
XGA E IV 6 Amendments and the Rule 161 EPC/Rule 162 EPC communication if no supplementary European search is carried out