International applications must be filed using the PCT request form (PCT/RO/101) or a corresponding computer printout. Applicants are advised to read carefully the PCT request form and the explanatory notes before completing the form. For electronic filing, see points 50 ff.
The PCT request form with the explanatory notes and the fee calculation sheet can be found in Annex VI and VII. Copies of these documents together with explanatory notes are available free of charge from the EPO, the IB and national patent offices. Both documents may also be downloaded from the WIPO website.[ 18 ]
Date retrieved: 30 December 2018