JAPAN Industrial-property-rights FAQ site
Consultation Desk (available only in Japanese)
- Various kinds of inquiries regarding industrial property (in both elementary and professional levels) are answered at the Consultation Desk of the INPIT. We take questions via e-mail, postal mail, telephone or face-to-face interview.
- Face-to-face consultations (in Japanese) are available from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. An appointment is not necessary. If you do not speak Japanese, please be accompanied by person who can interpret Japanese.
- Telephone consultations (in Japanese) are available from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
If you have any questions about industrial property in Japan, frequently asked questions (FAQ) and answers are available here .