Fees charged by the Nordic Patent Institute as an IPEA

The Nordic Patent Institute charges the following fees when acting as an International Preliminary Examining Authority.

NB: Latest update 1st March 2015

Various Fees:

Preliminary examination fee
 
  5000 DKK
 
   
Fee for each additional independent invention (IPEA)
 
  5000 DKK
 
  Payment may be made under protest and is refundable if protest is justified
Protest fee
 
  8000 DKK
 
   
Fee for late payment of handling fee or preliminary examination fee
 
  25 %    Based on unpaid amount, but the fee shall be at least the handling fee and may not exceed double handling fee
Fee for copies of documents cited IPER
 
  50 DKK
 
  Per document
Fees for copies of other documents of the file
 
  3.25 DKK
 
   Per page