Patent Translation & Filing Requirements in Spain

Spain
Languages Allowable language(s) for specification upon filing to obtain filing date Any
Language(s) of translation (language(s) of procedure) Spanish
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 2 months from invitation
Certification needed for translation No
Certified copy of priority application required No
Translation of priority application required N/A
Certification needed for translation of priority application N/A
EP Required translations Specification & Claims

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