The Japan Patent Office will revise the Government Fee for filing a Request for Examination. To our overseas clients, the following fees will be applied:
Current Fee: JPY 106,000 (basic fee) + JPY 3,600 x (the number of claims)
Revised Fee: JPY 124,000 (basic fee) + JPY 3,600 x (the number of claims)
The revised fee will apply to Japanese application filed on or after April 1, 2019.