Industrial Property Office

Fees


ADMINISTRATIVE FEES

Act No. 634/2004 Coll. on administrative fees

Appendix: List of administrative fees

(fees are payable to the account: 3711-21526001/0710)

Variable symbols and numbering of utility model applications
The application number is designated: PUV, four-digit year of filing, dash and serial number
For example: PUV 2000-10856, PUV 2008-19627
The variable symbol (VS) consists of the digit 6 + year (four digits) + application serial number
For example: for PUV 2000-10856, VS is: 1200010856; for PUV 2008-19627, VS is: 1200819627.
In case a payment is being made for a newly filed application and the payer has no knowledge of its number, the fee can be paid using the first number of the variable symbol only, i.e. 6. In such case, the name of the payer’s account has to be identical with the name of the applicant or the agent so that the payment can be identified.
The variable symbol for extension of the term of validity of the utility model registration:
The variable symbol consists of the digit 6 + utility model registration number.
For example: for the registration number 13528, VS is: 613528.

Item 126
  CZK
- issue of a duplicate, copy, statement from the register, files, official documents and records per page or part thereof 100
- per page or part thereof, if made on a photocopier or on a computer printer 15

Note
For the purposes of this Act, each part of page means an issued A4 or smaller format page.

Item 127
  CZK
a) Receipt of the request  
 - for the first extension of the term  200
 - for each subsequent extension of the term  500
 - for excuse of failure to comply with the term  1,000
 b) Receipt of the appeal against the decision of the Industrial Property Office  1,000
 c) Receipt of the request  
 - for issuance of the priority right certificate (priority document)  600
 - for registration of an assignment  600
 - for registration of a licence  600
 - for registration of the right of lien  600
 - for conversion of a European application for each state to which the application is sent  600
 Item 131
  CZK
Receipt of a utility model application 1,000
- where the author(s) is (are) the only applicant(s) 500
Item 132
  CZK
Receipt of the request for determination whether the technical solution falls within the scope of the utility model 5,000
Item 133
  CZK
Receipt of the request for cancellation of a utility model from the register 2,000
Item 134
  CZK
Receipt of the request for each extension of the term of validity of the utility model registration 6,000

Notes
1. If a utility model is registered after expiration of the term of its validity, the fee for extension of the term of validity is payable within 2 months from the registration date.
2. If the fee has not been paid within the specified period, it can be paid within the period of additional six months at the level of double the original amount.
 

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