Welcome to the Community Plant Variety Office Website
The CPVO is an European Union agency, which manages a system of plant variety rights covering the 28 Member States.
Seminar on enforcement of Plant Variety Rights
in Zagreb, Croatia on the 5th of June 2014. Registrations are now closed.
FAQ on enlargement of the EU
The CPVO online filing system.
This service enables users to apply for a Community plant variety right online. This option is available in English, Dutch, German and French.
The CPVO will continuously extend the offer to additional species. Please be aware that paper applications remain of course possible.