Patents Regulations 2014

52 Divisional applications


If an applicant makes a divisional application under section 34 of the Act, the applicant must state that the application is a divisional application within the meaning of section 34 and give the application number of the parent application.


A request for the Commissioner to direct that the divisional application or a complete specification for that application (or both) be given an earlier filing date must—


be made at the time the divisional application is filed; and


specify the earlier filing date that is requested for the divisional application or complete specification (or both).



Compare: SR 1954/211 r 23

Regulation 52(3): revoked, on 5 April 2018, by regulation 6 of the Patents Amendment Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/34).