Alterations to services – patents


Publishing and granting of new patent applications will continue within usual time frames and Notice of Publication (A and B) letters will be sent by email. We encourage users to view IPSUM for certain documents they expect to receive.

Where email accounts already exist to deal with services, they will now be the recommended way to contact us. These include:

  • ad hoc services such as withdrawals (
/Public Release. View in full here.