How do I renew my CIPC certificate?


To renew your patent, follow these steps:

Register as a Customer

To view information on how to register as a customer, click here.  If you are already registered as a customer, and know your customer code and password, proceed to step 2.

Deposit funds

  • To view the relevant fees, click here.  Deposit the fee into the CIPC bank account.  For the bank account details, click here.

Renew your patent

Print and complete the P10 form to renew your patent.

Submit your renewal application by posting it to CIPC, or drop it off at the drop-off box at any of the CIPC Self Service Terminals.

Renewal of a Patent (for more information on renewal of a patent)