JAPANESE IP

HOME > IP INFORMATION > PVR/PBR

PVR/PBR

Q: Our client is interested in registering its plant variety rights (PVR) or plant breeders' rights (PBR) in Japan. Could you provide us with some information about filing such an application in Japan?

A: The following URLs may help you to understand the procedures:

Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
http://www.hinshu2.maff.go.jp/en/en_top.html
http://www.hinshu2.maff.go.jp/en/about/overview.pdf

Plant Protection Station
http://www.pps.go.jp/english/index.html