Industrial Property Office

CHANGE OF OFFICE HOURS AND RESTRICTION OF PUBLIC ENTRY INTO THE BUILDING OF THE INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY OFFICE


Prague, 16 March 2020

In connection with Resolution of the Government of the Czech Republic No. 215/2020 on the adoption of an emergency measure, the entry into the building of the Industrial Property Office is restricted to the public from 16 March 2020.

The filing office and cash desk remain open on working days from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Office hours are limited to Mondays and Wednesdays, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Dear clients,
Please show consideration to others and use a mask or otherwise cover your nose and mouth during your personal visit.


The Office remains in operation for all administrative work within its competence.

Filing of applications and subsequent filings in the framework of administrative proceedings for the protection of industrial property rights, as well as all other filings, are recommended to be done primarily electronically. Industrial property databases (patents, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks) will continue to be updated. All relevant information for the public is available at www.upv.cz. You can contact the Industrial Property Office even during the emergency measures:

  • by phone: +420 220 383 111
  • +420 220 383 XXX (hotline)
  • by e-mail to posta@upv.cz, helpdesk@upv.cz
  • by fax: +420 224 324 718
  • by Data box: ix6aa38
  • by post to: Industrial Property Office, Antonín Čermák 2a, 160 68 Praha 6 – Bubeneč

Thank you for your understanding of the emergency. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. We will do our utmost to resolve any delays/errors demonstrably caused by the extraordinary situation to the satisfaction of users of the industrial property rights system.

IPO-CZ Emergency Committee