Patent Offices in India and their Territorial Jurisdiction
TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION OF APPROPRIATE OFFICE FOR THE APPLICANTS
Patent Office Branch, Mumbai
The States of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Goa and
Chhattisgarh and the Union Territories of Daman and Diu & Dadra and Nagar
Patent Office Branch, Chennai
The States of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and the
Union Territories of Pondicherry and Lakshadweep, Telangana
Patent Office Branch, New Delhi
The States of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab,
Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Delhi and the Union Territory of
Patent Office, Kolkata
The rest of India.
An applicant or first mentioned applicant in case of joint applicants can file application for patent at the appropriate Patent Office under whose jurisdiction he normally resides or has his domicile or has a place of business or the place from where the invention actually originated. For the applicant, who is non-resident or has no domicile or has no place of business in India, the address for service in India or place of business of his patent agent determines the appropriate patent office where applications for patent can be filed.
The application for registration of a design can be filed at the Patent Office at Kolkata and its Branch Offices at New Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai
OFFICE OF CONTROLLER GENERAL OF PATENTS, DESIGNS & TRADE MARKS (CGPDTM)
Shri O P Gupta, IAS
Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trade Marks
The Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Intellectual Property Management is a Central Government Organization under the Ministry of Commerce & Industry engaged in conducting Training / Awareness programs relating to Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) i.e. Patents, Designs, Trademarks & Geographical Indications.
Online Services of Patents & Trade Marks (Including e-filing) 011-28089405