Registrants:

The number of registrants as at 1 April 2021 is 3,206 (2020: 3,127) of which:

2,197 (2020: 2,124) are Patent Attorneys

761 (2020: 744) are Trade Mark Attorneys and

248 (2020: 259) are both Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys.

Entities: 

The number of regulated entities as at 31 December 2020 was 236 (2019: 224).

Total Income:

2020: £1,037,237 (2019: £932,203).

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:

2020: £876,751 (2019: £995,158).

IPReg Staff Count:

As at 31 December 2020: 7 part time (2019:  7 part time).