Patents Regulations 2014

Part 3 Process for obtaining grant of patent and other matters

Subpart 1—Patent applications and specifications

Patent applications

50 Application for patent

(1)

The prescribed manner for making a patent application is as follows:

(a)

the application must be made in accordance with Part 1; and

(b)

an application must contain, or be accompanied by, the following information:

(i)

the name and address of each applicant; and

(ii)

the nationality or principal place of business of each applicant; and

(iii)

the title of the invention that is the subject of the application; and

(iv)

the name and address of each inventor; and

(v)

an abstract, if the application is accompanied by a complete specification.

(2)

If the name, address, nationality, or principal place of business of an applicant changes from that notified, the applicant must give the Commissioner a notice of the change as soon as practicable after the change occurs.

Compare: SR 1954/211 r 19, Schedule 2 forms 1, 3