Do you have a question when applying for Plant Breeders’ Rights or registration? Please contact us at email@example.com or
+31 (0)71 332 6137
You can also go to the contactpage (click here)
Board for Plant Varieties
Sotaweg 22, 2371 GD Roelofarendsveen, The Netherlands
P.O. Box 14, 2370 AA Roelofarendsveen, The Netherlands
Closing dates and submission requirements
It is very inportant that you submit the needed forms and the requested plant material before the described deadlines.
- ATTENTION! Your application forms and the payment of the application fees have to be received by the Board before or on the closing date.
- If you submit the forms and/or payment áfter the closing date, the examination of your application will not be included in the next trial, but in the second next. This will result in a delay for you which can be up to one year.
- When your application and payment are received by the Board, you will receive from the Board a request to submit plant material, the so-called identity sample. In this request, the precise address and quantity and quality of this plant material are mentioned. These are the Sample Submission Requests. These are differentdepending on each crop.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: for the vast majority of crops in all sectors, we refer to the application dates and submission requirements on the CPVO-site. If a certain crop is not included in that website, you may find that crop via this link.
Also read the general submission requirements for plant material.
Attention! Several topics must be considered when you submit an application for hemp (Cannabis). In this scheme, these topics are explained.
Specific for cannabis cuttings: Submission of cannabis cuttings.