Issue the GI Registration Certificate


If the Geographical Indication Registration Certificate is granted, the NOIP shall request the applicant to pay the fee for the grant of a GI Registration Certificate , the fee for notification of the Registration Certificate grant decision, the registration fee and the fee for maintenance of the first year’s validity of the patent.

Within 10 days after applicants pay fully and on time the fees and charges, the NOIP shall carry out the procedures for granting the Registration Certificate for the invention.

The GI Registration Certificate shall be recorded in the National Register of Inventions and the decision on granting the GI Registration Certificate shall be published by the NOIP in the Industrial Property Official Gazette within two (2) months from the date of issuance and after applicants pay a publication fee.