GL A IV 1.3.3 Language requirements

As indicated in A‑VII, 1.3, a divisional application must be filed in the language of the proceedings of the parent application. Alternatively, if the earlier (parent) application was filed in a language other than an official language of the European Patent Office, the divisional application may be filed in that language. In this case a translation into the language of the proceedings for the earlier application shall then be filed within two months of the filing of the divisional application (see A‑III, 14).[Rule 36(2); ]

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EPC Implementing Rules

EPO Guidelines - A Formalities Examination

EPO Guidelines - E General Procedural Matters

EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - E Euro-PCT procedure before the EPO as designated or elected Office