Please note that CPVO's fees have been updated on 1st July 2023 in respect of the updated fees regulation published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 7 June 2023.

The fee structure is determined by Commission regulation (EC) No. 1238/95, amended by Regulation (EC) No. 329/2000, Regulation (EC) No. 569/2003, Regulation (EC) No. 1177/2005, Regulation (EC) No. 2039/2005, Regulation (EC) No. 572/2008, Regulation (EU) No. 510/2012, Regulation (EU) No. 623/2013 (EU) Regulation (EU) No. 1294/2014, Regulation (EU) No. 2206/2015, Regulation (EU) No. 2141/2016, Regulation (EU) No. 2019/1978 and Regulation (EU) No. 2023/1104.

Application fee

Examination fees (Fee groups)

Fee for taking over reports

Annual fee

Appeal fee

Objection fee

Nullity fee

Other Fees (non-exhaustive list)

Important notice

Considering Regulation 1238/95; the date on which a payment is considered made is the date when the payment is entered in the bank account of the office (art 4). The purpose of the payment must be communicated to the Office. If the Office cannot identify the purpose of the payment, it shall require the person having made the payment to inform it thereof in writing within 1 month. If after 1 month there is no indication of said purpose, the payment is deemed not to have been made and the Office can refund it provided that relevant bank account details have been received (art 5).

Otherwise, it will be considered as other revenues in favour of the Office.

Non-payment of the application fee will suspend the publication of the application and the technical examination will be deferred (art 7).

According to the Regulation 2100/94 (art 21.2), Non-payment of the annual fee can lead to a cancelation of the title.


Bank details

Please find below the bank details of the CPVO that are required for the  payments via credit transfer to be carried out in favour of the Office. You must pay the relevant amount in EURO by bank transfer to the following bank account:

Code banque
Code guichet
Numéro de compte
IBAN International Bank Account Number
FR76 1790 6000 3215 8665 4800 044
BIC Bank Identification Code / SWIFT