Patent Renewal Fees for San Marino

Albania
Austria
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Belgium
Bulgaria
Switzerland
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Germany
Denmark
Estonia
European Patent Office
Spain
Finland
France
United Kingdom
Georgia
Greece
Croatia
Hungary
Ireland
Iceland
Italy
Cambodia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Latvia
Morocco
Monaco
Republic of Moldova
Montenegro
North Macedonia
Malta
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Serbia
Sweden
Slovenia
Slovakia
San Marino
Tunisia
Türkiye
Unitary Patent
San Marino San Marino

Shown are office fees and related facts for patents granted in or for San Marino. For example national patents and European patents validated in San Marino.

Office Fees
SM
San Marino

Total 20-year renewal fees

$

4959

Grant Fee

$

109

Requirements for EP grants
SM
San Marino

Claims Translation

Italian

Description Translation

Italian

Representation Needed?

IP Memberships (Selection)
SM
San Marino

PC - Paris Convention

PCT - Patent Cooperation Treaty

EPC - European Patent Convention

EU - European Union

UPC - Unified Patent Court

London Agreement

Economic Factors
SM
San Marino

GDP of 2021 in billion USD

1.54

Residents

33.7K

Official Currency

EUR

Schengen Area

San Marino San Marino vs. other EPC member states

Total 20-year patent renewal fees for San Marino, SM (red) relative to other EPC member states (blue). Note that patent renewal fees are to be paid annually and updated regularly. Not included are grant fees, translation costs, and representation costs (if applicable).

I. Requirements for San Marino after EP grant

I.1 Translation requirements

A translation of the patent description and claims into Italian must be supplied under the conditions provided for in Art. 65(1) EPC.

The translation must be certified by the patentee or his representative.

I.2 Professional representative

Yes, foreign applicants must appoint a pro­fessional representative who has been entered on the list of patent attorneys maintained by the USBM.

An address for correspondence in the Republic of San Marino must be given.

I.3 Period for filing the translation

6 months as from the date on which the mention of grant of the European patent is published in the European Patent Bulletin.

I.4 Office fee

EUR 100 plus EUR 10 for each page of the translation in excess of 20

II. Double-patenting allowed?

No; to the extent that it protects the same invention, the national patent ceases to have effect from the date on which:

(a) the period for filing the notice of opposition to the European patent expires without such notice being filed, or

(b) the opposition proceedings are finally closed, the European patent having been maintained.

III. Territory

Territory of the Republic of San Marino

IV. Useful links:

EP: National Law relating to EPC, X. Miscellaneous, San Marino (epo.org)

International: PCT Applicant’s Guide San Marino – Valid as from 15 Sep 2023 (wipo.int)

Mobile hero image Dr. Michael Plevan

German Patent Attorney

European Patent Attorney

UPC Representative

Fee valid date: 04/01/2024

Try Our Interactive EP Register Lookup

Insert the 8 digits of any EP application No.

EP
Legal Texts
Our new high-speed access to the law (BETA)