Request a Re-Examination of a patent

Please complete the Request for Re-Examination online form using eServices below if you believe a patent should be re-examined.

To request a re-examination, you’ll also need to pay the re-examination fee. Please check the time and costs pages for the latest fees.

Please note: the address you provide in your Request for Re-Examination form will be published online.

If you don't want your home address published online, instead provide your office location, post office box or other valid address. Your address for service of legal documents can be a post office box, but must be located within Australia or New Zealand.

If you would like more information on patent re-examination, visit our page on Understanding re-examination.

Or fill in and submit this form via post: p00007_0316.pdf PDF in PDF format [645.63 KB]

Please check the time and costs pages for the latest fees.

Last updated: 
Monday, March 14, 2016