Filing Requirements – National Patent & Utility Solution Applications in Vietnam


  • A Power of Attorney from the applicant (required within one month from the filing date);
  • A copy of the specification, claims, drawings and abstract in English for the purpose of translation into Vietnamese (required at filing);

Note: For all applications including applications for utility solution, patent, trademark and industrial design, notarization of Power of Attorney and Deed of Assignment is no longer required, just need to be signed the applicant if the applicant is a natural person; or by the authorized person of applicant if the applicant is a legal entity and affixed by the corporate seal of such an entity (if any).


  1. Full name, address and nationality of the applicant and inventor(s);
  2. Country, application No., filing date and applicant of the basic application(s) from which the Paris convention priority is claimed.