Patent Services in Cambodia

Country :- Cambodia | Capital :- Phnom Penh

http://www.cambodiaip.gov.kh/default.aspx?lang=en

Types of Patents

Patent and Trademark Office

Filing Deadline
Filing extension available
Filing language
Form Requirement
Mode Of Filing
30 Months
Yes
Khmer
POA
Paper/Digital

Filing Deadline

Filing extension available

Filing language

Form Requirement

Mode Of Filing

30 Months

Yes

Khmer

POA

Paper/Digital

Country :- Cambodia | Capital :- Phnom Penh

http://www.cambodiaip.gov.kh/default.aspx?lang=en

Types of Patents

Patent and Trademark Office

Official Charges For Various Procedures
Patent FilingProfessional Fee (USD)Official Fee (USD)
Filing patent application or PCT national phase application (up to 10 claims) 500 80
Additional claim after 10th claim 20 5
Priority claim 100 -
Requesting re-registration of Singaporean patent 200 80
Requesting validation of Chinese patent 200 80
Validating of European patent 200 180 Euros
Filing utility model application (up to 10 claims) 400 40
ProsecutionProfessional Fee (USD)Official Fee (USD)
Requesting acceleration based on Japanese or Korean patent 200 -
Filing of additional documents 60 -
Amendments 100 -
Recording changes of name / address, assignment, or merge 125 70
Filing foreign search result 100 -
Requesting examination from foreign examiner 125 TBD
Submitting foreign examination results 125 -
Responding to office action 125 -
Publication of patent or utility model 100 30
Issuance of patent certificate 150 150
Issuance of utility model certificate 150 40
Translation (English to Khmer, Khmer to English – per word) 0.10 -
Translation (Chinese to English – per character) 0.12 -
Patent search (unofficial) 200 20
AnnuitiesProfessional Fee (USD)Official Fee (USD)
Patent – 1st Year - -
Patent – 2nd Year 110 20
Patent – 3rd Year 110 20
Patent – 4th Year 110 40
Patent – 5th Year 110 100
Patent – 6th Year 110 140
Patent – 7th Year 110 180
Patent – 8th Year 110 220
Patent – 9th Year 110 260
Patent – 10th Year 110 300
Patent – 11th Year 110 350
Patent – 12th Year 110 400
Patent – 13th Year 110 450
Patent – 14th Year 110 500
Patent – 15th Year 110 550
Patent – 16th Year 110 610
Patent – 17th Year 110 670
Patent – 18th Year 110 740
Patent – 19th Year 110 810
Patent – 20th Year 110 890
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FAQs

How soon should a patent application claiming priority be filed in Cambodia?

A patent application claiming priority has to be filed with the Cambodian Patent Office within 1 year from the date of priority.

What is the duration of patent protection offered by a patent filed in Cambodia?

The total duration of patent protection provided by a Cambodian patent is 20 years from the filing date of the corresponding Cambodian application.

What are the patent filing requirements in Cambodia?

Filing the patent specification, claims, abstract as well as patent drawings in Khmer or English is adequate to get a filing date for a Cambodian patent application based on the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT).

 

How is a Cambodian patent application examined?

The Cambodian Patent Office performs a formal examination but not a substantive one. While examining the application, the office takes the following points into account:

  • Results of international searches as well as examination.
  • Search & examination report on the related foreign application provided by the applicant or a final decision on the refusal to issue the corresponding foreign application.
  • Results of the search and examination report on request by an external search & examination authority.