Patent Translation & Filing Requirements in Austria

Languages Allowable language(s) for specification upon filing to obtain filing date English, French, German
Language(s) of translation (language(s) of procedure) German
PCT National/regional phase possible Yes
Time limit for entering national/regional phase 30 months from filing/priority date
Time limit for filing translation 30 months from filing/priority date
Paris Convention / Direct Time limit for filing translation Upon invitation
Certification needed for translation No
Certified copy of priority application required No, only upon request
Translation of priority application required Yes, if not in German, English or French
Certification needed for translation of priority application Yes
EP Required translations Specification & Claims

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