Learn about patents

The Basic Guide to Patents teaches you about the commercial opportunities associated with patents.

Apply for a patent

This guide gives you a comprehensive understanding of the patent system and of what the application process involves. Suggestions and advice.

Patent process

Swedish application

An application is usually decided upon within 24 months from the filing date
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Before applying

Write the application

Submit the application

Examination of the application

Patent granted

Manage your patent

Apply in other countries

International application (PCT)

European application

Foreign national application