According to the joint decision of CNIPA and ISIPO, China-Iceland PPH pilot program will be extended for another five years starting from July 1, 2019, and will be terminated on June 30, 2024. Since the English abbreviations of the above two offices has been changed from “SIPO” to “CNIPA” and from “IPO” to “ISIPO” respectively, the guidelines for the extension have adopted the new names.
Relevant requirements and procedures to submit PPH requests to the two offices remain unchanged.
China-Iceland PPH pilot program was launched on July 1, 2014. It was extended on July 1, 2016 with a duration of three years; the termination date after the last extension was June 30, 2019. (Translated from CNIPA Website Chinese Version)