Help: Payment History Data

Payment history information includes Anniversary year of maintenance fee, Amount paid, Due and Paid date associated with the fee types as follows:

Note: The Canadian Patents Database does not provide the full payment history for granted patents or applications with numbers lower than 2198508. In such cases, the amount paid column will appear as "0.00" in the table. For full payment history, please contact CIPO.


Amount Paid

Please note that the "Amount Paid" field appearing in the Payment History table may include fees paid for an extension of time pursuant to section 26 of the Patent Rules.

For any question regarding fees, please contact the Patent Branch.

Back Payment Of Fees

Money that was paid in excess according to CIPO's records.

Completion Of The Application

Fee required on completing an application.

Corrective payment/Section 78.6

Voluntary corrective payment made to rectify fees paid prior to February 1st, 2006.

Disclaimer

Fee required when a disclaimer to a patent is submitted.

Extension Of Time

Fee required when applying for an extension of time (before the expiry of the original time limit).

Extra Pages Fee

Fee required when submitting additional pages that exceed the set limit as per the Tariff of Fees.

Filing

Fee required on filing an application for a patent, which also includes the basic national fee.

Filing an Amendment after allowance

Fee required when submitting an amendment after allowance.

Filing for Reissue

Fee required on filing an application to reissue a patent.

Final

Fee required once the application has been found allowable.

Late payment fee under ss.3.1(1)

Fee required when there is a clear but unsuccessful attempt to pay a fee, after the expiry of the initial time limit.

Maintenance Fee - Application - New Act

Fee required to maintain in effect an application for a patent filed after October 1st, 1989.

Maintenance Fee - Patent - New Act

Fee required to maintain the rights accorded by a patent filed after October 1st, 1989.

Maintenance Fee - Patent - Old Act

Fee required to maintain the rights accorded by a patent filed before October 1, 1989.

Re-Examination requested

Fee required when requesting re-examination of a claim or claims in a patent.

Registration of a Court Judgement

Fee required on requesting the registration of a Court judgment.

Registration of Documents

Fee required on requesting the registration of a document for each patent or application to which the document relates

Reinstatement
Reinstatement - failure to complete

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to make bona fide attempt

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to pay final fee

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to request examination

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to respond to examiners report

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to respond to file appeal

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to respond to judgement pro tanto

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to respond to office letter

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to respond to pre-examination report

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - failure to submit pages

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - Non Maintenance Fees

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - Rule 29

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - Rule 37

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - Rule 89

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - Rule 104

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement - Rule 143

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Reinstatement: Failure to Pay Application Maintenance Fees

Fee required to reinstate an abandoned application.

Request for Examination

Fee required when requesting examination.

Section 8 Correction

Fee required on requesting a correction of a clerical error.

Special Order

Fee required on requesting the advance of an application for examination.

The additional fee for late payment

Additional fee required for late payment when entering PCT National Phase.