Requirements

Utility Model Applications

  1. A signed Power of Attorney, notarized and legalized up to Bahrain or any other Arab Consulate, (original required by mail).
    An extract from the Commercial Register or from the Memorandum of Association if the applicant is a company, duly legalized up to an Arab consulate.
  2. One copy of the English specification and claims together with its Arabic translation.
  3. One set of the drawings relating to the invention, if any.
  4. An abstract of the invention of no more than 200 words, together with the best explanatory diagram.
  5. A deed of assignment signed by the inventor and the applicant and duly legalized up to an Arab consulate, if the applicant is not the inventor.
  6. A certified copy of the application giving the filing date, number and country if the application is to be filed with a priority claim.

Please note that the documents in items (1, 4, 5, 6 & 7) mentioned above should be submitted to the Patent Office on the filing date of the application, while documents in items [2 & 3 (claims only)] can be submitted within 90 days (strictly non-extendible) from the filing date of the application.  Documents in item (3 - Arabic translation only) can be submitted within 120 days (strictly non-extendible) from the filing date of the application. Assignment Applications


  1. A signed Power of Attorney, notarized and legalized up to Bahrain or any other Arab Consulate, (original required by mail).
    2. Deed of assignment executed by both parties and duly legalized up to an Arab consulate.Registered User / License Agreement Applications


  1. A signed Power of Attorney, notarized and legalized up to Bahrain or any other Arab Consulate, (original required by mail).

    2. License agreement executed by both parties and duly legalized up to an Arab consulate.Change of Name/Address Applications


  1. A signed Power of Attorney, notarized and legalized up to Bahrain or any other Arab Consulate, (original required by mail).

    2. A certificate proving the change of name or address issued by a competent authority of the applicant’s domicile.

Note: The power of attorney and the supporting documents are no longer necessary to be legalized upto the Consulate of Bahrain or any other Arab consulate, if the applicant’s country is a member of The Hague Convention. The Apostille documents are sufficient for filing with the Industrial Property Office and the Patent Office in Bahrain.


 

Address:

TAG-Org Bldg., Bldg. 1002, Road 5121, Suwafiah 351

P.O. Box: 990, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Telephone: (+973) 17550003
Fax: (+973) 17382208
Email: bahrain@agip.com
Contact: Mazin Ajawi (Mr)