Archives (after 2015)

22 December 2021

Season's Greetings

27 April 2021

Publication of the CP12 Common Practice

26 April 2021

The Office's Annual Report 2020

The publication in English can be downloaded in PDF format.

10 March 2021

Information on time limits for the submission of delivery excuses, or of requests for restitutio in integrum in proceedings before the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office

24 December 2020

Dear Visitors!

13 November 2020

The contact details of HIPO will change as from 16 November 2020, until withdrawal, as follows:

The Hungarian Intellectual Property Office (HIPO) continues to be at your disposal in all cases within its duties and competence in industrial property and copyright matters as well as with its innovation supporting services.

03 November 2020

HIPO helps companies with THIS NEW R&D publication

The aim of HIPO is to help companies navigate the world of R&D. It contains information both on the concept of R&D and the qualification process in English. 

13 October 2020

Minister Péter Szijjártó meets the Director General of WIPO

23 September 2020

WIPO Launches Virtual Exhibition on Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Geneva, September 18, 2020

29 May 2020

Emergency measure taken at HIPO due to the coronavirus

05 May 2020

Second extension of certain time limits (until 2 June 2020) in industrial property proceedings pending before HIPO

27 April 2020


14 March 2020

Emergency measure taken at HIPO due to the coronavirus

Update: 07 May 2020

12 March 2020


12 September 2019

Visit of the Director General of WIPO in Budapest

12 September 2019

Visit of Chinese judges to HIPO

05 July 2019

Albania joins Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement

29 May 2019

Hungarian Vice-Chair was elected to WIPO's Working Group

06 May 2019

Meeting between the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Director General of WIPO

29 April 2019

From 12 May 2019 onwards, it is possible to request a search report supplemented with a written opinion based on English patent description, claims and drawings