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Fees for utility model applications and registered utility models

The fees below are official fees and not subject to VAT.

Fees when filing an application

When filing a utility model application, you must pay a registration fee and, if needed, an additional fee for claims. The registration fee covers the first four years of registration.

Service Price (€)
Registration fee (protection for years 1–4) 250.00
Registration fee for an electronic application
(filed using the EPO Online Filing software)
- additional fee for each claim over five 20.00
Translation fee per page 70.00
Postponement fee (for postponement of registration and publication) 50.00

Utility model search

Service Price (€)
Search fee 300.00
Statement fee 100.00

Renewal of registration

A renewal fee for the registration is due for payment on the last day of the month when the registration period expires. The earliest you can pay your renewal fee is one year before the due date and the latest is six months after the due date. If you pay the renewal fee after the due date, you must also pay an additional fee.

Service Price (€)
Renewal of registration for four years (years 5–8) 250.00
- additional fee (if you pay the renewal fee after the due date) 50.00
Renewal of registration for two years (years 9–10) 200.00
- additional fee (if you pay the renewal fee after the due date) 50.00

Changes to the record of utility model applications and to the Utility Model Register

Service Price (€)
Fee for each entry in the Utility Model Register (e.g. transfer or pledging of the utility model or licence for the utility model) 100.00
Change of name, address, domicile or registered office, or representative in the register; transfer of application free of charge

Other fees

Service Price (€)
Reinstatement fee (dismissed application) 50.00
Decision fee under section 26a of the Finnish Act on Utility Model Rights (re-establishment of rights) 450.00
Fee for claim for declaration of invalidity of a registered utility model 70.00

Certificates and extracts

We will send an invoice. The invoicing charge and the delivery charge are added to the price of your order.

Service Price (€)
Priority document 50.00
Certified extract from the official record of correspondence 10.00
Register extract 15.00
Authentication 15.00 + 1.00/page
Invoicing charge 6.50
Delivery charge 5.50
Printable version Latest update 01.01.2022