Application fees for online applications have been reduced from €650 to €450, applicable only to online applications with an arrival date at the CPVO as from 01.01.2016.
E-filing (electronic filing) is a service provided by the CPVO, which enables users to apply for a Community plant variety right online.
For the time being this option is available in English, Dutch, French and German.
In order to file an application, you have to log in the secure website.
- If you are already a client to the CPVO, you should have a login and password.
- If you are a new applicant within the European Community, please create a temporary account ("Sign Up") using the link below and file your application.
- If you are an applicant residing outside the European community, please ask a Procedural Representant from within the European Community to file the application for you.