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Apply for Preliminary Amendment

This service allows customers to submit a request for amendment, which is used to update documents such as claims, drawings or specification prior to the substantive examination (or re-examination). Customers can also change their details, which cannot be done through the Data Correction and Modification service.

Service Fees

  • No fees required (but the payment process must be completed)

Conditions and Requirements

    • Requesting preliminary amendment is not permissible if the application is under substantive examination.

Required Documents


    • Detailed description (Arabic, English)
    • Claims (Arabic, English)
    • Abstract (Arabic, English)
    • Drawings (Arabic, English)
    • Illustrations (if any)
    • Certified copy of the priority application 
    • Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) documents
    • Power of Attorney
    • Deed of Assignment
    • Transcript from commercial register or partnership
    • Copy of Emirati ID
    • Patent or utility certificate receipt
    • Application documents
    • Drawings and industrial design receipt
    • Sequence listing (biotech applications)
    • Other documents (if any)

Steps and Procedures

    • Login to MOE website.        
    • Choose the service from the list of services        
    • Fill in the application data        
    • Attach documents        
    • Electronic payment (in case of fees)        
    • Request is automatically verified        
Service Type


Average Duration for Service Delivery

5 minites

Service Provision Channels

  • MoE website
  • MoE smart app

Target Audience

Individuals and companies 

Service Provision Timings


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Decent Work & Economic Growth

Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure

Contact Details

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Communication Channels

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