COUNTRY : KINGDOM OF SPAIN
CAPITAL : MADRID
LANGUAGE : SPANISH
The Spanish Patents & Trademarks Office is known as the SPTO administered by Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism.
Protection to Patents in Spain:
- 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 Spain, there are two options from which the applicant can choose.