Published: 1 July 2020

This week IP Australia officially launched our new Customer Service Charter (CSC). The new CSC was developed following a review in late 2019. Over 100 key stakeholders provided feedback during the review process, and the result is a vastly streamlined and simplified CSC.

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  • Patents
  • Trade marks
  • Designs
  • Plant breeder's rights
Published: 12 June 2020

As part of IP Australia’s response to the COVID-19 situation, changes to the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Fee Exemptions) Regulations 2020, have been made.

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  • Trade marks
  • Plant breeder's rights
Published: 20 May 2020

Challenges arising from the COVID-19 pandemic are affecting many of our customers, and Australian businesses are quickly learning to adapt to their changing circumstances.

  • Trade marks
Published: 12 May 2020

Good quality patent examination is a key foundation of a credible patent system. It clearly defines the scope of legal protection and parameters of a patent and provides confidence to applicants in making commercial decisions based on the examination outcomes.

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  • Patents
Published: 8 May 2020

​​​​​​​We recently updated our WIPO notices to include a reminder about appointing an Australian address for service where this is necessary.

  • Trade marks
Published: 6 May 2020

At IP Australia, we’ve been thinking about how to pivot our technical and scientific expertise to help fight the global pandemic. Today we are pleased to release a package of patent information products to help researchers and decision-makers identify know-how, supply and manufacturing capability in COVID-19.

  • Corporate
Published: 5 May 2020

IP Australia’s Customer Satisfaction Survey 2020 will be sent to our customers from Monday 11 May 2020.

  • Corporate
Published: 24 April 2020

We’re pleased to announce the eighth edition of the Australian Intellectual Property (IP) Report is now available.

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  • Patents
  • Trade marks
  • Designs
  • Plant breeder's rights
Published: 12 June 2020

The Australian Government, and in turn IP Australia is taking this issue seriously, activating necessary precautions in line with our Business Continuity Plan (BCP).

  • Corporate
Published: 20 April 2020

The Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 2 and Other Measures) Regulations 2020 (“the Regulations”) were registered on 3 April 2020.

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