USPTO Systems Status and Availability

Friday Jan 15, 2021

Planned Events

MyUSPTO Maintenance

The USPTO is performing MyUSPTO maintenance beginning at 12:01 a.m., Saturday, January 16 and ending at 6 a.m., Saturday, January 16 ET. 

The website will be unavailable during the maintenance period. You will not be able to register for a new account during the maintenance and you will not be able to sign in to Patent Center, the Patent Center Sponsorship tool, Private PAIR, EFS-Web, TEAS and OEDIS CI.  During the maintenance period, Patent applicants can file new applications via Patent Center as a guest filer, EFS-Web Contingency, or use an alternative filing method. For Trademark (TEAS) customers, please wait to use TEAS until after the maintenance window. Filing deadlines that fall on a Saturday extend to the next business day. If you have any questions, contact the TEAS team by email

The maintenance will also impact the ability for Financial Manager users to add new users or make changes to user permissions.

TEAS and TEASi Maintenance

The USPTO will perform maintenance on the Trademark Electronic Application System (TEAS) and Trademark Electronic Application System International (TEASi) beginning at 8 a.m., Saturday, January 16 and ending at 2 p.m., Saturday, January 16 ET.

During the maintenance period, TEAS and TEASi will be unavailable.