Industrial Property Office

RULES OF OPERATION OF THE INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY OFFICE – from 1 July 2020


Prague, 1 July 2020

In the interest of the protection and prevention of the occurrence and spread of COVID-19 disease, the written, electronic or telephone contact of clients with IPO-CZ employees is preferred:

• postal address: Industrial Property Office, Antonín Čermák 2a, 160 68 Praha 6 – Bubeneč
• E-mail: posta@upv.cz, helpdesk@upv.cz
• Data box: ix6aa38
• Fax: +420 224 324 718
• phone: +420 220 383 111, +420 220 383 XXX (hotline)
• database of industrial property rights (patents, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks) and all important information at www.upv.cz.

At the same time, the IPO-CZ also allows the personal contact during office hours:

Specialized departments, information centre, reading room, cash desk
Monday, Wednesday 8 am – 5 pm
Tuesday, Thursday 8 am – 4 pm
Friday 8 am – 2.30 pm (administration fees – cash desk till 2 pm)

Filing Office
Monday, Wednesday 8 am - 5 pm
Tuesday, Thursday 8 am - 4.15 pm
Friday 8 am - 2.45 pm

During a personal visit, we welcome the use of personal protective equipments such as a respirator, face mask, scarf or other means that prevent the spread of droplets and respecting the social distance. For personal meetings, please use the adjusted meeting rooms on the ground floor of the building.

We recommend to arrange the appointment in advance by phone or e-mail.

Thank you for your understanding. We apologize for any inconvenience.

IPO-CZ Emergency Committee