Fees charged by Nordic Patent Institute as an ISA

Nordic Patent Institute charges the following fees when acting as an International Searching Authority.

Latest update 1st January 2016
Fees marked with * in red apply from 1st January 2017

International Search Fee:

International search fee   13 990 DKK
*13 960 DKK
266 000 ISK
*239 400 ISK
17 640 NOK
*16 780 NOK
17 500 SEK
*18 010 SEK
 
   

Search Fee Refund:

If earlier International Search Report or ITS report can be used   50 %    The earlier report must be forwarded and relate to an earlier application from which priority is claimed 
 

If earlier national search report can be used  

  25 %    The earlier report must be forwarded and relate to an earlier application from which priority is claimed
 

Fee for Additional Independent Invention:

Fee for each additional independent invention (ISA)
 
  13 990 DKK
*13 960 DKK
 
  Payment may be made under protest and is refundable if protest is justified 

Fee for Copies of Documents:

Fee for copies of documents cited in ISR
 
  50 DKK
 
  Per document 

Fee for ITS:

Basic fee (if requested in national application in DK, IS, NO)   4500 DKK
100 000 ISK
5125 NOK
 
   

Basic fee (if requested in other national applications)
 

  7000 DKK
   

Fee for each additional independent invention

  7 000 DKK
 
  Payment may be made under protest and is refundable if protest is justified
 

Fee for each claim in excess of 10

  200 DKK
4 400 ISK
250 NOK
 
   

Fee for Supplementary International Search:

Fee for Supplementary International Search (SIS) 
 
  13 990 DKK
*13 960 DKK
 
  For full search 
Fee for International Supplementary Search in Nordic language material   4 000 DKK    For searches only of documentation in Danish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish.

Protest Fee / Review Fee

Protest fee / Review fee 
 
  8000 DKK