Federal Public Service
You can contact us with questions on intellectual property in Belgium, including questions on the registration of Belgian, European and international patents and how these rights can be searched in the available data sources.
Filing and granting
Patents can be filed and granted at Belgian level and validated for European-international patents.
Training, raising awareness and patent searching for use in a business environment.
Belgian and European validated patents, but also supplementary protection certificates (SPC) can be searched in the Belgian Patent Register.
Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Phone (Belgium) 078 052 242
Phone (The Netherlands) 070 349 12 42
The Benelux Office for Intellectual Property is the official body for trademarks and designs registration in the Benelux. BOIP also informs entrepreneurs about the importance of intellectual property.
Official body for registration of trademarks and designs in the Benelux
Information on the protection of trademarks and designs, on the recordal of ideas and on intellectual property in general.