1. Power of attorney, simply signed.
2. Patent Form No. 1 signed by the inventor(s) as applicant(s) or jointly with the applicant(s) if different, notarized.
3. 3 copies of the specifications in English, with Arabic translation.
4. 3 sets of formal drawings.
Documents 1, 2 and one copy of the specifications with the Arabic translation must be submitted at the time of filing. Items 3 and 4 may be filed within 3 months from filing date.
No provision exists.
A maintenance fee is due annually on the anniversary of the filing date and is payable before the expiration of the 4th, 8th, and 12th years as from filing date. There is a 3-month grace period for late payment with a surcharge.
Working of patents is an official requirement. In the event that the owner of a patented invention does not satisfy the stipulated working requirements of the country within 3 years as of the date of grant, the patent will be subject to compulsory licensing under the provisions of the law.