Patent Renewal Fees for Ireland

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Shown are office fees and related facts for patents granted in or for Ireland. For example national patents and European patents validated in Ireland.

Office Fees
IE
Ireland

Total 20-year renewal fees

$

4927

IP Memberships (Selection)
IE
Ireland

PC - Paris Convention

PCT - Patent Cooperation Treaty

EPC - European Patent Convention

EU - European Union

UPC - Unified Patent Court

London Agreement

Economic Factors
IE
Ireland

GDP of 2021 in billion USD

504.20

Residents

5M

Official Currency

EUR

Schengen Area

Ireland Ireland vs. other EPC member states

Total 20-year patent renewal fees for Ireland, IE (red) relative to other EPC member states (blue). Note that patent renewal fees are to be paid annually and updated regularly. Not included are grant fees, translation costs, and representation costs (if applicable).

I. Requirements for Ireland after EP grant

I.1 Translation requirements

No translation required

I.2 Professional representative

n/a

I.3 Period for filing the translation

n/a

I.4 Office fee

n/a

II. Double-patenting allowed?

To the extent that it protects the same invention, the Controller may revoke the national patent after the date on which

(a) the period for filing the notice of opposition to the European patent expires without such notice being filed, or

(b) the opposition proceedings are finally closed, the European patent having been maintained.

(c) the national patent is granted if such date falls after that provided for in (a) or (b).

III. Territory

Territory of Ireland

IV. Useful links

EP: National Law relating to EPC, X. Miscellaneous, Ireland (epo.org)

International: PCT Applicant’s Guide Ireland – Valid as from 15 Sep 2023 (wipo.int)

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Fee valid date: 04/01/2024

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