Indonesian patents

Indonesia, with its strategic position in Southeast Asia, emerges as a compelling choice for patent registration, especially for businesses and inventors looking to tap into the ASEAN market. As one of the largest economies in the region, Indonesia’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) showcases a promising growth trajectory, indicative of its burgeoning market potential and consumer base. This growth is fueled by diverse sectors such as manufacturing, digital technology, and services, presenting a fertile landscape for innovation and intellectual property (IP) creation. The country’s commitment to enhancing its IP framework aligns with international standards, ensuring that patents filed in Indonesia are safeguarded and recognized globally. Moreover, the affordability of legal and filing fees in Indonesia stands out, offering a cost-efficient pathway for securing patents when compared to other jurisdictions.

Indonesia’s economic expansion is complemented by its substantial population, which not only serves as a vast market for new products and technologies but also as a hotbed for creative and innovative talents. The government’s initiatives to bolster IP protection and encourage innovation underscore the nation’s dedication to becoming a key player in the global intellectual property landscape. By securing a patent in Indonesia, companies and innovators not only protect their inventions but also position themselves strategically in a market that is increasingly significant in the global economy. Therefore, opting for patent registration in Indonesia is not merely a protective measure—it is a strategic investment in a country that is rapidly shaping up to be a pivotal innovation hub in Southeast Asia, offering both a sizable market for commercialization and competitive legal costs.

Why choose us

  • Quality service: is characterized by providing services with the highest quality standards. Our services are carried out by attorneys and engineers specialized in intellectual property in order to ensure quality and that all the legal requirements are covered.
  • Experience: We have more than 20 years of experience providing large companies, law firms and inventors, international design and patent application services in almost every country.
  • Personalized communications: All communications between our clients and are managed by dedicated account executives and saved on our confidential and secure  platform.
  • Competitive prices and no hidden fees: We offer competitive prices and inform of any possible additional cost timely and in advance.

How to apply


Prepare the patent specifications. We can assist you with this also.


Request a quotation for the patent filing.


Payment of the patent filing service.


Assigned attorney review and prepare the forms.


Patent application filed and reported to you.

General information

Invention patent

Design patent

Filling timelines

The time limit for the PCT national phase entry in Indonesia is 31 months from the earliest date of priority and 12 months for Direct Paris Route application. These terms can be restored by paying the regarding fees and providing the required documents.

The time limit for filing a design is 6 months from the earliest date of priority. This time limit ca be restored within 3 months from the missed term.

Required documents

Signed POA,  assignment and certified copy of priority, if applicable.

Signed POA, assignment and certified copy of priority, if applicable. A drawing set of the different views of the design.

Examination stage

The request for examination must be filed within 3 years from the earliest priority date. It is possible to request accelerated examination under PPH or ASEAN agreement.

In Indonesia, the process for design applications starts with a formal examination. Following this initial step, the application is made public for a period of three months, during which oppositions can be filed. Should there be any oppositions, a substantive examination is carried out, taking place within six months after the end of the opposition period. This examination phase is contingent upon whether any opposition has been filed against the application.


The granting fee must be paid within 1 month from the notice of allowance. For PCT applications the patent will be valid for 20 years from the international filing date, and 20 years from the filing date for Paris route direct filings.

Granting fee must be paid within 1 month from the official notification of allowance. Once granted, the patent will be valid for 10 years from the filing date.

Our services


International patent filing (any country)

We have more than 20 years of experience filing and handling patent applications in almost every country. With us you will find a centralized and cost-effective filing of your international applications, allowing you to focus on the invention and the business side of your project.


Portfolio management

We are an excellent solution for law firms and experience IP attorneys that need assistance with an experienced company for management and prosecution of large portfolios, with a portfolio of more than 2200 patents, we will provide an easy and fast reporting, files and documents up to date and timely next tasks notifications.


Analytic services

In Patentarea we also have plenty of experience providing analityc services like Patentability searchs, freedom to operate analysis, and patent valuation reports.


Patent drafting

If you need assistance with a quick and cost-effective patent draft for your clients, or if you are protecting your invention for the first time, we will gladly assist you with this also.


Other Patent Services

We can also assist with any other service like assignments, renewal, licensing agreements and more. Just contact us.


How long can it take an Indonesian patent to be issued?

A standard patent application process in Indonesia can take between 2 and 4 years from the filing date. However, a PPH requested can be filed to potentially allow the applicant to reduce the examination time in more than a half. Contact us for additional information.

Can an Indonesian patent application be restored after abandonment?

Yes, a patent application that has been abandoned, it can be revived by filing a request for restoration, submitting evidence of the reason for missing the deadline and pays a surcharge.


We have a team of patent attorneys and engineers, with years of experience making patent searches, filing patent applications and following up on the patent process in more than 30 countries, which allows us to assure you:
-Competent professionals will perform all the necessary procedures for filing and following up your patent application.
-You will receive timely information regarding updates for the application process.
-If objections or rejections arise in the patent application process, knowledgeable attorneys will advise you on the appropriate course of action.
-All information provided to us will be kept in absolute confidentiality. Before entering any business relationship we electronically sign a confidentiality agreement with you that protects your interests (View our confidentiality agreement).

Who will be in charge of my application?

In countries where services are offered, relies on teams of recognized and experienced patent attorneys, allowing us to assure a high-quality service.
To learn about the attorney directly in charge of your request select the link “Attorney in charge” located on the toolbar or in the “About Us” section.


Patent in Indonesia

Patent Services in Indonesia

We offer an extensive variety of services oriented to the analysis and protection of the inventions of our clients. If you need guidance for your patent filing or your National Phases in Indonesia do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Patent drafts

    Highly experience preparing patent drafts.

  • Local Filing

    File your local application in Indonesia.

  • National Phases

    Have your different patent applications centralized.

Design Services in Indonesia

f your company or you as a sole inventor are launching a new product in Indonesia, it is always recommendable to apply for an industrial design protection.  Consider that a design patent granted will protect the aesthetic aspects of your new product preventing unauthorized copying or imitation by others, also will add value to your product and company.

  • Design drawings

    We offer professional drawings services in order to allow the applicant a proper filing.

  • Design Search

    We offer international design search and analysis services.

  • Design Applications

    We will file your design in almost any country you need.

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