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30 July 2020 ¡ª News story
Following government advice on coronavirus, we have limited access to IPO buildings. We have strong plans in place to maintain services for customers.
The IPO has introduced some temporary fee changes to help customers. These will apply from 30 July 2020 following the period of interrupted days.
31 January 2020 ¡ª News story
Information on trade marks, designs, patents, copyright, and exhaustion of IP rights during the transition period.
6 October 2020 ¡ª Guidance
Learn how to identify misleading invoices and what you should do if you receive one.
1 October 2020 ¡ª News story
Our paper based fee bearing forms include payment details from today (1 October 2020).
7 September 2020 ¡ª Campaign
The UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes to an end this year. Check the new rules from January 2021 and take action now.
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