Instructions - Payment of Maintenance Fees

Getting Started

Please read the following information before paying industrial design maintenance fees.

Operating System and Browser Compatibility

Review the system requirements and information summary to ensure your system meets the software and browser requirements.

My Canada Business Account registration

You need a My Canada Business Account (formerly known as My ISED Account) to login to our online services.

Don't have an account? Visit the login page and follow the steps to create an account.

Deposit Account Access

To use the deposit account payment option, you must first contact CIPO 's Finance and Administration Directorate in writing to grant access to your deposit accounts to authorized Industry Canada User(s) in your firm.

Please include the name of your firm, deposit account number(s), and the Industry Canada User account number(s).

Send your request to CIPO 's Finance and Administration Directorate by:

819-953-CIPO (2476), 819-953-OPIC (6742)
Mail to the attention of:
Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Finance and Administration Directorate
Place du Portage I
50 Victoria Street, Room C-114
Gatineau QC K1A 0C9

Help with Technical Problems

For questions related to CIPO 's online forms, please contact CIPO's Client Service Centre.

To report a technical problem, please complete the Technical Problem Report form.

Main Steps

  • Login
  • Enter the Registration number(s) to be maintained
  • Fee Payment
  • View Payment Receipt(s) and Maintenance Confirmation Letter(s)
  • Logout