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Renewal fees for an Irish patent or part of a European Patent


patent year Office (€) Attorney (€), excluding VAT
1st - -
2nd - -
3rd 60 35
4th 90 35
5th 114 35
6th 134 35
7th 150 35
8th 176 35
9th 194 35
10th 220 35
11th 242 35
12th 265 35
13th 285 35
14th 311 35
15th 335 35
16th 356 35
17th 382 35
18th 408 35
19th 438 35
20th 468 35


Due date Last day of the month in which the date of filing occurred
Time limit for payment without surcharge -
Earliest possible payment date Payment may not be made more than 4 months before due date. Form No. 4, duly completed, is to be filed with the payment.
Time limit for payment with surcharge Up to 6 months on request made by or on behalf of the proprietor to the Controller; The request for extension and the additional fee must be submitted before expiry of the period of extension specified in the request.
Surcharge 1st - 3rd month: € 11 per month; 4th - 6th month: € 19 per month; The request for extension and the additional fee must be submitted before expiry of the period of extension specified in the request.


This page should not be construed as legal advice.
No responsibility is accepted for the correctness of the official fees. The attorney's fees indicated on this page are minimum charges of the law firm Dr.-Ing. Hellmich which may be raised in urgent cases.
This page does not constitute an offer but rather "invitatio ad offerendum" (invitation to make an offer).