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Certificates, Publications & Letters

Request Temporary Patent Protection Certificate

  • Last Updated 11 Jan, 2021
  • Service Type : Offline Service
  • Service Mode : Offline
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Commerce and Industry
  • Service Classification : G2C, G2B
  • Topic : Business and Finance, Visas and Official Documents
Intended Audience
Citizen: Parent, Business Owner, Employee


Individuals and businesses may submit a request to the Intellectual Property Protection Department at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) to issue a temporary patent protection certificate.

The service is used to protect a patent before a patent registration request is submitted to the Department, so that the inventor does not lose the novelty term when submitting the original request to the Department within a period not exceeding six months from the date of showcasing the invention at exhibitions.

Offline Instructions

Submit an official letter to the Intellectual Property Protection Department to request a certificate for the inventor to take part in exhibitions before patent registration.

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No fees are required for this service.

Additional Information

  • After the application is examined both technically and legally, a certificate is processed and delivered to the concerned person within two working days.
  • You can check the service information page on MOCI website.

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