Notice No. 6/2021
of the President of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office of 29 September 2021 concerning the opening hours of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office from 24 December 2021 to 1 January 2022
The German Patent and Trade Mark Office will be closed between 24 December 2021 and 1 January 2022 (inclusive). Cash payments will not be possible during that period. The search rooms will be closed. The enquiry units will not be staffed.
Furthermore, the desk of the Document Receiving Service in the Munich office will be closed from Friday, 24 December 2021 to Saturday, 1 January 2022 (inclusive). Please note that the Document Receiving Service cannot accept business documents during that period. As an alternative, you can use the night letterboxes of the three offices in Munich, Jena and Berlin.
The DPMAdirekt services (Pro and Web) for online filing of IP applications as well as the DPMAregister service will be fully available during the closure period of the office.
The President of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office
2043 E 9 - 4.1.2
Last updated: 29 September 2021