PLUTO: Plant Variety Database

The data currently in Plant Variety Database (PLUTO) was last updated on .


Soon there will be two levels of service: 

  • Free service: users will be able to search the PLUTO database and display results.
  • Premium service: there will be no restriction on the amount of data that can be downloaded and users will have new features. The annual fee will be CHF 750.
  • The launch is anticipated in early 2021.

(Note: UPOV members and data contributors will have free access to all PLUTO database “premium” features.)

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Please note that the information concerning plant breeders' rights provided in the PLUTO database does not constitute the official publication of the authorities concerned. To consult the official publication, or to obtain details on the status and completeness of the information in the PLUTO database, please contact the relevant authority, contact details for which are provided at

All contributors to the PLUTO database are responsible for the correctness and completeness of the data they supply. Users are particularly requested to note that it is not obligatory for members of the Union to supply data for the PLUTO database and, for those members of the Union who supply data, it is not obligatory to supply data for all items.

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