Patent Filing Requirements

Are you looking to file an application to patent an invention?  Or do you wish to register an industrial design?  If the latter click here. If the former, read on.

There are two types of applications that can be filed. One is a convention application and the other is an application entering the national phase.

Convention Application Filing Requirements

A. Letter of Intent to Apply for patent

B. Original signed Form 1

C. Invention Description (including Abstract, Claims) in English

D. Figures and/or Drawings

F. Original signed certificate of Translation or verified statement of translation if description not in English

G. Lodgement Fee

PCT Applications Entering National Phase in PNG

A. Letter of Intent to Apply for patent

B. PCT Request

C. Invention Description (including Abstract, Claims) in English

D. Figures and/or Drawings

F. Original signed certificate of Translation or verified statement of translation if description not in English

G. Lodgement Fee

If you would like to know the fees, please email us on mea@meavaiip.com.

For filing requirements for industrial designs, click here.