Price list

China

 

 

Chinese patent includes invention patent and utility model patent.  Invention means new technical solutions proposed for a product, a process or the improvement thereof while utility model means new technical solutions proposed for the shape and structure of a product, or the combination thereof, which are fit for practical use.  The life time of an invention patent is 20 years from date of filing and the life time of a utility model patent is 10 years from date of filing.

 

Chinese invention patent or utility model patent application can be filed as a first application globally or can claim priority from other prior applications filed in China or other countries, or can be a national phase entry of a PCT application.

Invention patent

Drafting Chinese patent application

 

Filing an Invention patent application and requesting for substantive examination

 

Additional charge for claims in excess of 10, per claim

 

Additional charge for specification and drawings in excess of 30, per page

 

Claiming one priority

 

Issuance of patent certificate

 

1-3 years

 

4-6 years

 

7-9 years

 

10-12 years

 

13-15 years

 

16-20 years

 

Attending to annuity
(Invention)

Each patent 

Each patent  

Recording change of name/address
Recording assignment
Utility model patent
Design patent

Drafting Chinese patent application

 

Filing a Utility model patent

 

Additional charge for claims in excess of 10, per claim

 

Additional charge for specification and drawings in excess of 30, per page

 

Claiming one priority

 

Issuance of patent certificate

 

 

Filing a design patent application

 

Claiming one priority

 

Issuance of patent certificate

 

USD1,000

 

 

USD1155

 

 

 

USD41

 

 

USD25

 

 

 

USD46

 

USD198

USD1,000

 

 

USD410

 

USD41

 

 

USD25

 

 

 

USD46

 

USD198

USD410

 

USD46

 

USD198

Attending to annuity
(Utility model & Design)

1-3 years

 

4-5 years

 

6-8 years

 

9-10 years

 

 

USD180

 

USD230

 

USD361

 

USD689

 

USD1,016

 

USD1,344

USD131

 

USD180

 

USD230

 

USD361

 

 

USD197

 

 

 

 

 

 

USD361