Ukraine - New schedule of fees will enter into force on July 19, 2019
On June 19, 2019, the Ukrainian Patent Office announced that a new schedule of fees will come into force as of July 19, 2019.
The new schedule of fees foresees significant increases in official fees for patents, utility models, industrial designs and trademarks. On average, the official fees for trademarks will increase fourfold, the fees for utility models will triple, and the fees for patents and designs will increase twofold.
The new schedule of fees also completes the provisions for payment of annuity fees for designs. Whereas the current schedule of fees comprises only annuity fees for the 1st to 15th year of protection, the new schedule of fees now also includes annuity fees for the 16th to 25th year.
If you have any questions about the new fees, we will be glad to answer them.