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CIPRO IP Online Services Website provides useful services to CIPRO's clients, such
as access to our databases over the Internet.
Please read our
regarding use of CIPRO IP Online's database services.
We recommend that you obtain professional advice before significant business decisions
are made based on published patent documents, or if assistance is needed in interpreting
the results of patent searches.
Access the patent database
This database is accessed via our Online Services facility and contains biblographic
information of applications. You can search for a patent by:
For the above fields, a wildcard in the form of a '%' character can be used to represent
a variable sequence of characters.
For example, use 2001/% to search for all patent numbers beginning with 2001/
If you need further assistance regarding patents, please do not hesitate to contact
the South African Companies and Intellectual Property Registration Office
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What Is A Patent
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