Cost of Filing Patent in India

For an individual, the Government fee of e-filing a patent in India would be INR 8,100 with early publication. One is required to submit through e-filing the following forms:

Form 1,

Form 2,

Form 3,

Form 5,

Form 9 (optional but recommended),

Form 18

Fees in INR for e-filing is mentioned below, for paper filing, it would be 10% more. This does not include the professional fee.

The forms can be downloaded from the government website http://www.ipindia.gov.in/ or just drop in an e-mail and I shall be happy to help.