Fees for Trademarks, Patents and Design

Here you find an overview of prices and fees for registration or application of trademarks, designs and patents, as well as other costs.

Change of fees from 1 March

Starting from 1 March 2024 several of our fees is adjusted. This includes the rates for applying for patents, designs or trademarks, as well as renewal of these rights.

Fees - price list for trademarks

 

Application fee for trademarks

Amount

Application fee including registration for one classNOK 3 800
Additional fee for each extra classNOK 1000

Renewal fee for trademarks (every 10 years)

Amount
Renewal fee for one classNOK 3 400
Additional fee for each extra classNOK 1 300
Additional fee for late payment of renewal feeNOK 550

Other fees for trademarks

Amount
Application to alter a registered trademarkNOK 1 200
Opposition against someone else's registered trademarkfree
Administrative review of a trademarkNOK 4 000
Request from a third party that a mark be invalidatedNOK 1 900
Dividing an application, one classNOK 2 900
Dividing an application, additional fee for each extra classNOK 750
Resumption feeNOK 550
Notification of change in ownershipfree 
Notification of change in name and addressfree

International registration of trademarks

Amount
Clearance fee payable to the Norwegian Industrial Property Office for the processing of an application for international trademark registrationNOK 800

Fees - price list for guarantee or certification marks

 

Application fee for guarantee or certification marks

Amount 
Application fee including registration for one classNOK 4 000
Additional fee for each extra classNOK 1 650

Renewal fee for guarantee or certification marks (every 10 years)

Amount 
Renewal fee for one classNOK 5 150
Additional fee for each extra classNOK 2 100
Additional fee for late payment of renewal feeNOK 1 200

Fees - price list for responsibility marks

 

Application fee for responsibility marks

Amount

Application fee including registrationNOK 1 000

Renewal fee for responsibility marks (every 10 years)

Amount

Renewal feeNOK 700
Additional fee for late payment of renewal feeNOK 300

Other fees for responsibility marks

Amount
Administrative review of registration for responsibility markNOK 2 500
Resumption fee for responsibility markNOK 500

Fees - price list for designs

 

Application fee for designs

Amount
Application feeNOK 2 470
Multiple registration fee for each design in excess of oneNOK 1 690
Fee for supplementary search for each designNOK 900
Storage fee for each model stored by NIPONOK 1 200

Renewal fee for designs (every 5 years)

Amount
Renewal fee for first renewalNOK 3 770
Renewal fee for second renewalNOK 4 550
Renewal fee for third renewalNOK 5 330
Renewal fee for fourth renewalNOK 6 500
Multiple registration fee for each design in excess of one to be renewedNOK 1 690
Storage fee for each model stored by the Norwegian Industrial Property OfficeNOK 1 200
Additional fee for late payment of renewal feeNOK 550

Other fees for designs

Amount
Resumption feeNOK 550
Administrative review of a design registrationNOK 4 000
Clearance fee for international application to WIPONOK 800
Notification of change of ownershipfree

Fees - price list for patents

 

Applicaton fee for patents

Amount
Companies with more than 20 full-time employees (or equivalent)NOK 6 050
Companies with 20 or less full-time employees (or equivalent) (small company or private person)NOK 1 100
Additional fee for each patent claim in excess of tenNOK 325

Application to extend a PCT application to Norway

Amount
Companies with more than 20 full-time employees (or equivalent)NOK 6 050
Companies with 20 or less full-time employees (or equivalent) (small company or private person)NOK 1 110
Additional fee for each new patent claim over tenNOK 330

Fees for granting a patent

Amount
Basic feeNOK 1 600
Additional fee for each page in excess of 14*NOK 330
Additional fee for each new patent claim over tenNOK 330

* with the exception of claims translated into Norwegian for English language applications, and for sequence lists, which are exempt from the page fee

Annual fees for patents (maximum 20 years - 5 year extension for SPC)

Amount 
1st fee yearNOK 910
2nd fee yearNOK 910
3rd fee yearNOK 910
4th fee yearNOK 1 760
5th fee yearNOK 2 150
6th fee yearNOK 2 600
7th fee yearNOK 2 860
8th fee yearNOK 3 320
9th fee yearNOK 3 710
10th fee yearNOK 4 160
11th fee yearNOK 4 550
12th fee yearNOK 5 010
13th fee yearNOK 5 460
14th fee yearNOK 5 850
15th fee yearNOK 6 310
16th fee yearNOK 6 760
17th fee yearNOK 7 150
18th fee yearNOK 7 540
19th fee yearNOK 8 060
20th fee yearNOK 8 450
21st fee year (SPC)NOK 8 450
22nd fee year (SPC)NOK 8 450
23th fee year (SPC)NOK 8 450
24th fee year (SPC)NOK 8 450
25th fee year (SPC)NOK 8 450
26th fee year (SPC)NOK 8 450
Additional fee for late payment of annual feeNOK 700

International registration of patents

Amount
Validation of EP patentNOK 7 150
Request for correction of EP patentNOK 1 200
Maintenance of EP patent as amendedNOK 7 150

Other fees for patents

Amount
First resumptionNOK 550
Second resumptionNOK 1 950
Request for administrative review of a patentNOK 8 800
Request for administrative patent limitationNOK 7 000
Application for SPCNOK 2 200
Extension of SPCNOK 2 000
Opposition filed within nine monthsfree
Opposition filed after ordinary deadline (nine months)NOK 5 500
Notification of change in ownershipfree
Mortgage registration for one patent, patent application or patent licenceNOK 500
Additional fee for each patent, patent application or patent license to be registered as security for the same mortgage claimNOK 100
Registration of licences and change of ownershipfree

Fees - preliminary searches

Trademarks

Delivery time: normally 5 working days.
Express delivery: normally 48 hours.

Amount
Similar trademarks (hourly rate)NOK 1 300
Registrability assessmentNOK 3 500
Addition for each class exceeding oneNOK 625
Express delivery - similar trademarks (hourly rate)NOK 2 200
Express delivery - registrability assessmentNOK 7 000

Designs

Delivery time: normally 5 working days.

Amount
Ownership rights searchNOK 2 600
Addition for each extra design in the same classNOK 625

Patents

Delivery time: normally 10 working days.

Amount
Hourly rate (we provide an estimate on request)NOK 1 300
Search session with expert help (fixed price for two hour search)NOK 2 600

Accumulated annual fees for divisional patent applications

This list of fees is used for divisional patent applications. An applicant may request that a patent application be divided into one or more new applications if several inventions are described in the parent application. The applicant must then pay the total annual fees for the divided application calculated from the filing date for the original application up to and including the last annual fee payable.

 

Accumulated annual fees for divisional patent applications (maximum 20 years)

Amount
1-3 fee yearNOK 2 730
1-4 fee yearNOK 4 490
1-5 fee yearNOK 6 640
1-6 fee yearNOK 9 240
1-7 fee yearNOK 12 100
1-8 fee yearNOK 15 420
1-9 fee yearNOK 19 130
1-10 fee yearNOK 23 290
1-11 fee yearNOK 27 840
1-12 fee yearNOK 32 850
1-13 fee yearNOK 38 850
1-14 fee yearNOK 44 160
1-15 fee yearNOK 50 470
1-16 fee yearNOK 57 230
1-17 fee yearNOK 64 380
1-18 fee yearNOK 71 920
1-19 fee yearNOK 79 980 
1-20 fee yearNOK 88 430

 

Fees for filing PCT applications

 

Fees for filing PCT applications

Amount

Transmittal feeNOK 800
International novelty search carried out by Nordic Patent Institute (NPI)NOK 20 090
International novelty search carried out by Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV)NOK 20 090
International novelty search carried out by European Patent Office (EPO)NOK 20 090
International filing feeNOK 15 630 
Additional fee per sheet in excess of 30NOK 180
Fee for issue and forwarding of priority documents, if any, per priority documentNOK 300
Filing XML files in non-character coded format with attachment in for example PDF format (when using ePCT-Filing)NOK 2 350
Filing XML files in character coded format (incl. application form, description, claims and abstract)(when using ePCT-Filing)NOK 3 520
Additional fee for late payment 50 % of the amount due

 


Fees for international type search (ITS) for a national patent application

 

Fees for international type search (ITS)

Amount
Fee for international type search (ITS) carried out by Nordic Patent Institute (NPI)NOK 5 125
Additional fee for each claim in excess of 10NOK 250
Fee for international type search (ITS) carried out by Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV)NOK 6 950
Additional fee for each claim in excess of 10NOK 125
Fee for international type search (ITS) carried out by European Patent Office (EPO), for first applicationsNOK 14 374
Fee for international type search (ITS) carried out by European Patent Office (EPO), for all other applicationsNOK 22 459

 

Other fees

 

Fees for priority documents and certified copies

Amount
Priority documents and certified copies (per document)NOK 300