How do I establish a Deposit Account?

You may establish a deposit account by completing a Deposit Account Application Form, or by sending correspondence along with your initial deposit and the fee required to establish the account to the following address:

Mail Stop 16
Director of the US Patent and Trademark Office
PO Box 1450
Alexandria, VA 22313-1450

Please include the following information in your correspondence:

• Name of Deposit Account Holder
• Attention line (if applicable)
• Street address
• City, State and Zip Code
• List of authorized users

Visit the Deposit Account Rules and Information page if you require additional information about deposit accounts, the types of deposit accounts offered by the USPTO, or initial deposit account payment amounts and the fees required to establish an account.

USPTO FAQ - Questions and Answers (07JUN2004)