In this schedule, where applicable, official fees are included in the charges given.
PatentsEURUSD
Filing South African patent applicationEU 872USD 1051
Acceptance, advertisement and grantEU 230USD 275
Delay of acceptance for 21 months (non PCT), or for 15 months (PCT national phase)EU 210USD 253
Further Delay of Acceptance for one month EU 200 USD 242
- each additional month extension requested at the same timeEU 12USD 15
Recording AssignmentEU 150USD 180
Receiving and late filing one batch of documentsEU 122USD 147
Substantive amendment (typically)EU 207 – EU 415USD 250 - USD 500
Clerical correction (minimum)EU 175USD 211
Annual Renewal – A reduced fee is payable for the second and subsequent fees if more than one fee is paid at one time. Paying a single renewal fee:
End of 3rd, 4th and 5th years EU 147USD 170
• 6th and 7th yearsEU 145USD 168
• 8th and 9th yearsEU 148USD 171
• 10th and 11th yearsEU 151USD 175
• 12th and 13th yearsEU 154USD 178
• 14th and 15th yearsEU 157USD 182
• 16th and 17th yearsEU 160USD 186
• 18th and 19th yearsEU 164USD 190
• FULL TERMEU 470USD 544
ADDITIONAL EXTENSION FEES:
1st MonthEU 51USD 62
2nd to 6th Month - per MonthEU 49USD 59
DesignsEURUSD
Filing a South African design applicationEU 517USD 623
Each further design application filed simultaneouslyEU 465USD 560
Registration and advertisementEU 130USD 156
Recording AssignmentEU 150USD 180
Receiving and late filing one batch of documentsEU 125USD 150
Clerical correction (minimum)EU 175USD 211
Annual Renewal – The fees are the same as in respect of patents, up to the 9th year in respect of functional designs and the 14th year in respect of aesthetic designs.
ADDITIONAL EXTENSION FEES:
1st MonthEU 50USD 61
2nd to 6th Month - per monthEU 47USD 58
TrademarksEURUSD
Filing a South African trade mark applicationEU 446USD 538
Filing the second to fifth applications simultaneously in the same name (each)EU 414USD 499
Filing the sixth application and subsequent applications simultaneously in the same name (each)EU 377USD 454
Recording AssignmentEU150USD 180
Acceptance, advertisement and grantEU 150USD 180
Receiving and late filing one batch of documentsEU 125USD 150
Renewal of a South African trade mark registrationEU 331USD 384
Renewal of each additional registration at the same timeEU 270USD 312
Additional Extension fees - per month per class - 1st to 6th MonthEU 14USD 17
Registrability search in South AfricaEU 166USD 200
Std Office ActionEU 150USD 180
Extensions - 3 monthsEU 29USD 35
Additional ServicesEUUSD
INSPECTING THE REGISTER / CONDUCTING SEARCH BY NAME OR NUMBER
- First record / name/ numberEU 83USD 100
- Each subsequent record / name / number simultaneously inspected / searchedEU 38USD 45
OBTAINING COPIES OF DOCUMENTS FROM CIPC
- First DocumentEU 83USD 100
- Per pageEU 0.85USD 1
- Each subsequent document simultaneously receivedEU 38USD 45
- Per pageEU 0.85USD 1
Notes:
1. Due to the CIPC's administrative practice, we cannot ensure that simultaneously requested copies will be received simultaneously.
2. In respect of copies of full CIPC files, a copy of a single CIPC file will be treated as a single document.
NB

Unless exceptional circumstances arise, the filing charges, late filing charges and charges for acceptance/registration, advertisement and grant, set out above cover normal prosecution of an application from filing through to grant of a patent or registration of a design.  In respect of trade mark applications, a further charge might be incurred in the event that the Registrar or third parties raise objections to the application of more than a formal nature.