Last updated: 
25 April 2018

We have scheduled system maintenance windows that we use to maintain and upgrade our online services and business IT systems.

These maintenance windows may impact on our online services.

Note that during scheduled or unscheduled maintenance, we cannot guarantee the integrity of any information submitted or retrieved during these scheduled maintenance windows, and customers accessing our online services during this time do so at their own risk.

The Australian Trade Mark Search is not impacted during periods of maintenance and is still available when other systems are down. Please note that this excludes history and opposition details.  

Current Outages

AusPat System Notification

Due to system maintenance the Information on the AusPat system may not be current and from the duration of 07-07-2018 to 09-07-2018 and is expected to return to regular updates as of 10-07-2018.

For updates, please see our systems availability site or contact patentsearch.feedback@ipaustralia.gov.au for more information.

We apologise for the inconvenience.

Subscribe to notices about system availability

Subscribe to the system availability notices to find out when our systems need to be maintained outside planned outages. When this occurs, we aim give you 24 hours' notice, where possible.

Scheduled maintenance windows

IP Australia services may be unavailable during the following times for scheduled maintenance.

 

Date Time (Canberra time) System
Saturday 23 June 9:00am to 6:00pm eServices & Search systems
(excluding Australian Trade March Search)
Saturday 7 July to
Sunday 8 July
Saturday 9:00am to
Sunday 6:00pm
eServices
Saturday 28 July 9:00am to 6:00pm eServices & Search systems
(excluding Australian Trade March Search)
Friday 28 September to
Monday 1 October
Friday 9:00am to
Monday 6:00pm
eServices
Saturday 8 December 9:00am to 6:00pm eServices
Saturday 15 December 9:00am to 6:00pm eServices & Search systems
(excluding Australian Trade March Search)