ELECTRONIC COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION AND DEPOSIT PROCESS

DOWNLOAD THE FORM (RF)

Download and fill out the Registration and Deposit Form

SEND REQUEST AND REQUIREMENTS

Complete and send the requirements to copyright_registration@ipophil.gov.ph.

  • In your email subject line, write “Request for Copyright Registration_ (Name of Applicant)”. Ex: Subject: Request for Copyright Registration_Juan dela Cruz
  • Attach the following requirements and send:
    1. Filled-out RDF
    2. Digital copy of the work being submitted 

Pay

Pay the fees online

Check your email for the Statement of Account (SOA) indicating the total amount you need to pay.

You may pay thru the following:

  1. Credit/Debit Card or
  2. Postal Money Order payable to IPOPHL. Payor must notify the Bureau of Copyright via same email before proceeding to this option. 

Receive the eCertificate of Copyright

Upon confirmation of payment, the BCRR will create and issue an Electronic Certificate of Registration and Deposit (ECRD) and will be sent through email to the applicant.

FEES

TYPE

*SMALL ENTITY

*BIG ENTITY

Deposit (NCR)

PHP 450

PHP 625

Deposit (Regions)

PHP 550

PHP 750

Bulk deposit, per certificate

PHP 200

PHP 200

 

*Small entity: with 100M worth of assets or less

*Big entity: with more than 100M worth of assets

Note: Total charges may vary depending on the number of claims, classes and embodiments applied. All fees are subject to 1% Legal Research Fund (LRF) as required by R.A. 3870. If the fee is below P 1,000.00, the LRF is P 10.00.