Saudi Arabia

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  • Time Zone:

    UTC/GMT +03:00
  • Currency:

    Saudi Arabian Riyal (SAR)

Intellectual property protection in Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia general info

Saudi Arabia (officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)), is an Arab country in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. With a land area of approximately 2,150,000 km2 (830,000 sq mi), Saudi Arabia is geographically the fifth largest state in Asia and second largest state in the Arab world after Algeria. Saudi Arabia is bordered by Jordan and Iraq to the North, Kuwait to the Northeast, Qatar, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates to the East, Oman to the Southeast, and Yemen to the South. It is separated from Israel and Egypt by the Gulf of Aqaba.


IP Legal Base in Saudi Arabia

Law of Patents, Layout-Designs of Integrated Circuits, Plant Varieties, and Industrial Designs
Law of Trademarks


International organisations/agreements

Patent Cooperation Treaty
Patent Law Treaty
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization


Intellectual Property Office Contact Details

Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property (SAIP)
Riyadh 13321, As Sahafah Olaya St 6531, 3059
Phone: (966) 92 00 00 667


IP registration costs

Fees associated with registration of IP rights in Saudi Arabia are available in the fee calculator.


Brief summary is based on the information provided by ONE WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY on 02.02.2024
Please contact us if the above information is not in conformity with Saudi IP Laws