Request for Global Patent Prosecution Highway (GPPH) pilot program or IP Australia-European Patent Office Patent Prosecution Highway (IP Australia-EPO PPH) pilot program

Please complete this form when requesting accelerated examination of your patent application under the Global Patent Prosecution Highway (GPPH) or the PCT Global Patent Prosecution Highway (PCT-GPPH) program or IP Australia-European Patent Office Patent Prosecution Highway (IP Australia-EPO PPH) or PCT IP Australia-European Patent Office Patent Prosecution Highway (PCT-IP Australia-EPO PPH) program.

The GPPH allows you to request accelerated examination in one office based on the allowance of at least one claim in a corresponding application in another office.

The IP Australia-EPO PPH allows you to request accelerated examination in IP Australia based on the allowance of at least one claim in European Patent Office (EPO) for the related patent application.

For more information:

Or fill in and submit this form via post: PPH Request Form - (p00001P 1216) PDF in PDF format [621.02 KB]

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Last updated: 
Monday, March 14, 2016