How are you regulated, does the transaction have any assurances?2018-02-01T15:05:58+00:00

When you transfer funds, these are received by our Foreign Exchange partner MoneyCorp. MoneyCorp are regulated in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Details of this regulation and the protection it provides can be found directly from the regulator.


More detailed information on MoneyCorp can be obtained from –


How do I know when my patent has been renewed?2018-02-01T14:58:01+00:00

When we’ve confirmed that your patent has been successfully been renewed we send you a personalised renewal certificate.

Can I pay other fees than just renewals or annuities?2018-02-01T14:57:31+00:00

Not yet! We’re working to expand our offering to include payment of all fees at the European Patent Office. Watch this space, as it should be with you soon.

Can I pay for my renewal with a credit card?2018-02-01T14:57:10+00:00

At this stage we’re not offering a credit card facility.  The credit card companies take a long time to remit the funds to us, and also charge large fees.  We’d have to pass those costs on to you, and that would break our low-cost model.

Can I pay for the annunity after it’s been renewed?2018-02-01T14:56:27+00:00

At the Patent Place we work hard to keep our costs as low as we can so that we can pass that saving on to you.  As we operate with low overheads we’re not able to offer credit facilities.