Patents

​​​​A patent is an exclusive right granted to the inventor against his invention, which may be a product or a process for a new way of doing something, provided that the patent owner discloses the technical information related to his invention in the patent publication. The protection period is 20 years from the date of application in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The patent application is submitted to the Patent Office by the applicant if he is a national or resident in the Kingdom of Bahrain; foreign applicants who are not resident in the Kingdom must apply through the IP Registration Office or a law firm in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

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Contact Details

National Patents Office

Industrial Property Directorate

P.O. Box 5479 Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

Contact numbers: (+973) 17574896 - (+973) 17574923 - (+973) ​17574725​

Email:ip@moic.gov.bh