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The German Patent and Trade Mark Office is a modern service provider in the field of intellectual property protection. On these pages, we present to you an overview of IP rights and our wide range of services.

Here you will find out how to contact our Customer Care and Services in person or by phone and where you can inspect case files or use our search rooms and libraries. We show you how to file electronic IP applications at the DPMA. Furthermore, we have compiled all information on our fees for you.

Here you will also find all forms and information leaflets that you need for filing IP applications and managing IP rights.

Do you have any questions?

Our central customer care and services will be pleased to help you.
You can call us on +49 089 2195-1000 or e-mail us at


Last updated: 3 December 2020