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Statistics on processing time for patent applications in Norway
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Average processing time latest years
The graph shows the average time from filing a patent application until it is granted as a patent. Based on all granted cases over the last years.
Processing time for EP validated cases is calculated based on filed date in the EPO until it is validated in Norway.
Processing time for PCT cases is calculated based on filed date in Norway.
Select year to see status for cases filed that year:
Applications still pending: 605
The graph shows status of cases filed the chosen year have sorted by year of status. For example you can read that for cases filed in 2012, 65 were granted the first year and 162 were granted the second year. National applications and PCT applications are included.