Registrants:

The number of registrants as at 1 April 2020 is 3,127 (2019: 3,051) of which:

2,124 (2019: 2,075) are Patent Attorneys

744 (2019: 709) are Trade Mark Attorneys and

259 (2019: 267) are both Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys.

Entities: 

The number of regulated entities as at 31 December 2019 was 232 (2018: 227 ).

Total Income:

2019: £932,203 (subject to audit) (2018: £824,294).

IPReg collects practice fees directly from registrants and registered bodies.

Apart from limited other income from (for example) application fees from Licensed Bodies, the practice fees are the only source of income. IPReg undertakes no commercial activities.

Practice fees are retained by IPReg in their entirety.  Representative bodies collect membership fees separately.

Total Expenditure:

2019: £995,158 (subject to audit) (2018: £865,512) .

IPReg Staff Count:

As at 31 December 2019: 7 part time (2018:  7 part time).