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What can we find in the OMAPI’s documentation service ?

The Malagasy Office of Industrial Property (OMAPI) works closely and is supported by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva. To do this, the organization equips OMAPI several documents.

Paper documents:


Handbook of Information and Industrial Property Documentation

This document, among others:

        International cooperation in the field of information and documentation on industrial property.
        Standards, recommendations and WIPO guidelines for the information and documentation on industrial property.
        International Classifications relating to patents, trademarks and industrial designs.
        Research systems of patents and trademarks.
        Means for storage, reproduction and exchange of industrial property documentation.
        Access to the proprietary documentation.
        Terms, Abbreviations and Acronyms related to information and documentation on industrial property.

The Official Gazette of Industrial Property (GOPI):

which are published every industrial property rights granted by the OMAPI (Patents, registration of trademarks, trade names and industrial designs). The GOPI is important for any trader because it helps to know where is the protection link in Madagascar ...

Guides ...


Currently OMAPI has WIPO CD and DVD ROM contains bibliographic data of European patent applications from 1978 to present. CD and DVD ROM allows everyone to perform, not only research, but also to a technology watch, that is to say, Madagascar is level technology information than any other country in the world.Indeed, OMAPI periodically receives various types of CD and DVD ROM containing patent documents from around the world.

The European Patent Office (EPO) has issued three CD ROM containing a bibliographic documentation spread over 20 years. CD and DVD ROM and facilitate research. So whatever your field, OMAPI is able to provide the most accurate documentation possible from its collections of CD and DVD ROM.

The consultation is free, but if a patent document interests you, you OMAPI will provide for a fee (cost of paper and ink!). The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is to promote the protection and use of intellectual property throughout the world.