Official documents, 2nd meeting of the UPC Administrative Committee, 8 July 2022

The Member States participating in the Period of Provisional Application of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (UPC) have adopted the following documents during the Administrative Committee’s 2nd meeting, which took place on 8 July 2022 in Luxembourg.

Please note that the French versions of the adopted documents below are currently the subject to linguistic scrutiny.


  • Rules of Procedure of the UPC*

  including and

* Please note that a consolidated version of the Rules of Procedure will be published in English, French and German during the course of the summer, before the Rules’ entry into force on 1 September 2022.

  • Table of fees of the UPC              


  • Organisational Rules of the Patent Mediation and Arbitration Centre                            


Human Resources:

  • Amendments to the Service Regulations             


  • Amendments to the Staff Regulations    


  • Medical and social security plan (MSSP)               


  • Pension Scheme                                                        


  • Internal tax                                                  


  • Remuneration concept for case-by-case part-time judges            


Financial/Human Resources:

  • Duty travel rules of the Court


  • Decision for the set-up of local and regional divisions