Eligible startups should have already filed or been granted a patent with the concerned authority and would have paid all the mandatory fees/expenses in this regard.

100% Reimbursement of the expenses incurred for patent registration limited to Rs.2.00 Lakhs for Indian patent awarded. For awarded foreign patents, upto Rs. 10 lakh would be reimbursed per patent awarded.

Patents filed and granted during the validity of the GO No 10 i.e 25-07-2017 – 25-07-2022 shall only be eligible to claim this reimbursement.

This facility shall be available to all eligible for startups O/o Controller General of patents, designs and trademark other national/international certification agencies.

Startups can avail of the reimbursement upto 2 times during the first five years of incorporation.