Patents Amendment Regulations 2019

Schedule 2 Part 1 of Schedule of Patents Regulations 2014 replaced

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Part 1 Matters under Act and regulations

Section of ActFeeAmount (NZ$) (exclusive of GST)
20(2)Renewal fee due on the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th anniversary of the filing date of the complete specification200
20(2)Renewal fee due on the 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, and 14th anniversary of the filing date of the complete specification450
20(2)Renewal fee due on the 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, and 19th anniversary of the filing date of the complete specification1,000
21(2)(c)Penalty payable for a request to extend the period for payment of a renewal fee 100
32Patent application accompanied by a provisional specification100
32Patent application accompanied by complete specification (including convention applications)250
35(1)Maintenance fee due on the 4th and each subsequent anniversary of the filing date of the complete specification if the fee is paid during the period prescribed by regulation 9(1)(a)200
35(1)Maintenance fee due on the 4th and each subsequent anniversary of the filing date of the complete specification if the fee is paid during the further period prescribed by regulation 9(1)(b)300
40Amendment by applicant of the complete specification before acceptance (other than in response to an objection raised in a report issued by the Commissioner under section 65 or 97 of the Act)150
64, 94, 95Request for examination or re-examination750
64Excess claims fee for examination, for each 5th claim referred to in regulation 11A(1)(c) in excess of 25120
85(3)Request for leave to amend the complete specification after acceptance500
87, 92, 116(3), 123, 127, 202(4)Notice of opposition350
112(1)Application to revoke a patent350
117(2), 125(2)Request for restoration of a patent or patent application600
VariousRequest for a hearing850

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.