Given the exceptional circumstances and the heavy disruption caused by the COVID-19 crisis across the EU, the President of the CPVO has taken the decision to extend deadlines that fall in the period 17 March – 3 May included, until 4 May 2020 for parties to proceedings before the CPVO and the Board of Appeal.

Check our dedicated webpage gathering all important information and CPVO’s decisions concerning COVID-19.


In this webinar recorded for Vegepolys Valley,Ms Laetitia Denécheau, Technical Expert at the Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO), gives an overview of the European Plant Variety Protection system managed by the CPVO. This webinar is in French.

Webinaire en français organisé par Vegepolys Valley le 14 septembre 2018 et animé par Laetitia Denécheau, experte technique à l'Office Communautaire des Variétés Végétales (OCVV), qui y explique de manière détaillée le système européen de protection des obtentions végétales ainsi que les modalités liées aux examens techniques nécessaires.

To watch this webinar you will be redirected to YouTube: play webinar.