Official notices

Published: 8 September 2016
Trade marks, Designs
Published: 23 August 2016
Following further stakeholder feedback, the approved form “Application for an Extension of Term of a Standard Patent” has been amended to clarify requirements for the provision of a certification under the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 consistent with Reg 6.9 of the Patents Regulations.
Corporate, Patents
Published: 19 August 2016
With the Governor-General signing the Intellectual Property Legislation Amendment (Fee review) Regulation 2016 on 17 August 2016, we can now confirm that the fee changes will take effect from 12am AEDT, 10 October 2016. We urge our customers to be aware of the new fee arrangements for IP Australia’s products and services that span these dates, and have provided a summary of the most significant fee changes below.
Corporate, Patents, Trade marks, Designs, Plant breeder's rights
Published: 11 August 2016
Trade marks
Published: 3 August 2016
Stakeholder consultation on IP Australia’s proposed fee changes, as documented in the Cost Recovery Implementation Statement (CRIS) 2016-17, closed on 2 May 2016.
Patents, Trade marks, Designs, Plant breeder's rights
Published: 23 June 2016
Patents, Trade marks, Designs, Plant breeder's rights
Published: 3 June 2016
Trade marks
Published: 23 May 2016
Patents
Published: 17 May 2016
In accordance with the directives adopted by the PCT Assembly at its Fortieth Session (held from September 22 to October 1, 2009), new equivalent amounts in AUD will be established with effect from 1 July 2016, As follows:
Patents