Filing the Application
The European patent application may be filed with the European
Patent Office at Munich, The Hague, or Berlin, or the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office proceeds as receiving office
in case of applications filed within the framwork of the European Patent
Convention. In the application, among others, the contracting states of
the Convention have to be indicated, where the applicant has requested
The application has to be filed according to the requirements
prescribed by the Convention, in a manner and in the language prescribed
by the Convention.
When filing the application an application fee and a searching fee
determined by law have to be paid.