E-filing of IP applications

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In addition to the "classical" paper-based application, which can be filed by mail or by fax, the DPMA also offers the option to file applications electronically.

  • DPMAdirektPro: electronic filing of applications with signature card for patents, utility models, trade marks and designs

  • DPMAdirektWeb: online filing of applications without signature card for trade marks and designs as well as international applications for registration of a mark and applications for the determination or declaration of invalidity with respect to a registered design


Last updated: 2 March 2022