A patent is an exclusive right to exploit an invention. It means that no one else is allowed to use the invention by manufacturing, selling or importing it without the patent owner's permission.
A national Swedish patent application relates to Sweden and is filed with PRV.Swedish patent application
File your PCT application via Sweden and get PRV as the receiving and examining authority.International applications, PCT
File your application directly using our online service.Swedish Patent Application
Normally it costs more money to put a product on the market than to patent it, so it is worth considering financing at an early stage.Examples of companies' costs for patents
It can be difficult to write a correct patent application yourself, which gives you the protection you need.Guidance on choosing an agent
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What can be protected by a patent? Find out about some real products and their patents.Examples of patents
We help you to explore your options.PRV InterPat
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