Payment of fees

UPOV PRISMA fee

The UPOV PRISMA fee is 90 Swiss francs per PVP application made using UPOV PRISMA (Note:  please also see National Listing application below). This fee is in addition to the PVP application fee(s) for the UPOV member concerned

Payment of the UPOV PRISMA fee is made via the e-pay system (by credit card or bank transfer) at the time of making a submission to a PVP Office.

Note: For the United Kingdom, the UPOV PRISMA fee will be paid by the United Kingdom PVP Office.

PVP office application fee(s)

The UPOV PRISMA fee is in addition to the PVP application fee(s) for the UPOV member concerned. The PVP application fee(s) for the UPOV member concerned will need to be paid directly to the PVP Office concerned, or through UPOV PRISMA via the e-pay system, as specified by each PVP Office.

Information on PVP application fees and payment arrangements via UPOV PRISMA can be found under “PVP Office Procedures”.

National Listing

Where it is possible in a UPOV member to use UPOV PRISMA also for applications for National Listing, only one UPOV PRISMA fee will be charged (90 Swiss francs) for the same variety (even if the two applications are made at different times).