If the renewal fee is not paid within the 6-month grace period the application is deemed to be withdrawn and the applicant is informed of this in a communication under Rule 112(1) EPC. The applicant may within one year from expiry of the grace period request re-establishment of rights provided the request is filed within two months from the removal of the cause of non-compliance with the time limit.
Date retrieved: 24 November 2017
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPC Rules relating to Fees
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int.
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - E Euro-PCT procedure before the EPO as designated or elected Office
Offical Journal of the EPO
XOJ EPO 2016, A103 - Notice from the European Patent Office dated 16 December 2016 concerning amendments to Rules 51(2) and 162(2) EPC