COUNTRY : REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA
CAPITAL : VIENNA
LANGUAGE : GERMAN
The IP office of Austria is known as Osterreichisches Patent Office.
Protection to Patents in Austria:
- THROUGH NATIONAL REGISTRATION.
Direct Filing with the National Patent & Trademark office
- THROUGH EUROPEAN PATENT CONVENTION.
Kindly refer our guide on European Patent Convention procedures
Please refer our Treaties section on Protection of Patents through European Patent Convention.
Therefore, to obtain Registration of Patents in Austria, there are two options from which the applicant can choose.