Board for plant varieties

We are here to grant plant breeders' rights and for the listing of plant varieties

Online application Dutch Variety Register
Submit a maintenance sample for maintaining vegetable varieties

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Submit a maintenance sample for maintaining vegetable varieties

The Board for Plant Varieties registers the maintainers of varieties registered in the National Variety Register (NRR). The Board is responsible for keeping the NRR up to date. De data regarding the maintenance of a variety is received by the Board from Naktuinbouw who are responsible for the inspection. 

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Change in invoicing 1st DUS testing year of national applications

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Change in invoicing 1st DUS testing year of national applications

Until now, the fee for the 1st DUS testing year of national applications is based on the application date of the national application you submitted.

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Gazette of the Board for plant varieties May 2024 is published

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Gazette of the Board for plant varieties May 2024 is published

The Gazette is the government publication sheet. The new Gazette is published every month.

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About the board for plantvarieties

The Board for Plant Varieties is an independent administrative body and the only body in the Netherlands responsible for granting plant breeders' rights and admitting plant varieties and stands. The Board is supported by Team Support, which is part of Naktuinbouw.