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Do you have a question when applying for Plant Breeders’ Rights or registration? Please contact us at teamsupport@rasraad.nl or

Telephone number:

+31 (0)71 332 6137

You can also go to the contactpage (click here)

 

Board for Plant Varieties

Visiting address:

Sotaweg 22, 2371 GD Roelofarendsveen, The Netherlands

 

Postal address:

P.O. Box 14, 2370 AA Roelofarendsveen, The Netherlands

 

Bankaccount: IBAN: NL82RABO0300017057

Fees below represent the fees for 2020 and 2021 for application for Plant Breeders' Rights and/or listing of species in the vegetable-, agricultural- ornamental- and arboricultural sectors.
No VAT is charged on the application costs.
21% VAT applies to all other fees.

The relevant test fees are mentioned per test year.

Vegetables 2020 2021
Vegetable, online application for Plant Breeders’ rights and/or listing.Is solely applicable for applications which can be completely processed electronically. € 240,- € 247,-
Vegetables, application for Plant Breeders' rights and/or listing € 410,- € 439,-
Vegetables, additional application for Plant Breeders' rights € 61,- € 62,-
Vegetables, additional application for listing € 61,- € 62,-
Vegetables, test fee, outdoor growing € 2037,- € 2078,-
Vegetables, test fee, greenhouse growing € 2738,- € 2793,-
Vegetables, re-inclusion, shortened test, outdoor growing € 171,- € 348,-
Vegetables, re-inclusion, shortened test, greenhouse growing € 420,- € 856,-
Vegetables, re-inclusion, extensive test, outdoor growing € 2037,- € 2078,-
Vegetables, re-inclusion, extensive test, greenhouse growing € 2738,- € 2793,-
Vegetables, breeders’ co-trial, assessment carried out by the applicant € 100,-
Vegetables, breeders’ co-trial, assessment carried out by Naktuinbouw € 250,-
Application for listing of varieties naturally adapted to local or regional conditions or landraces (conservation varieties) and hobby market varieties 2020 2021
Vegetables, application for listing of conservation varieties and/or hobby market varieties € 45,- € 100,-
Vegetables, test fee, outdoor growing € 235,- € 240,-
Vegetables, test fee, greenhouse growing € 367,- € 374,-
Agricultural 2020 2021
Agricultural, online application for Plant Breeders’ rights and/or listing. Is solely applicable for applications which can be completely processed electronically. € 360,- € 371,-
Agricultural species, application for listing € 550,- € 589,-
Agricultural species, application for listing and Plant Breeders' rights € 550,- € 589,-
Agricultural species, application for Plant Breeders' rights € 410,- € 439,-
Agricultural species, additional application for Plant Breeders' rights € 61,- € 62,-
Agricultural species, additional application for listing € 167,- € 170,-
Agricultural species, test fee, potato € 2009,-* € 2049,-
Agricultural species, test fee, grasses € 2187,-* € 2231,-
Agricultural species, test fee, sugar beet € 1608,-* € 1640,-
Agricultural species, test fee, other species (i,a, lovegrass, fieldbean and agricultural pea) € 2158,-* € 2201,-
Agricultural species, test fee, oil species (excl. hemp) € 2126,-* € 2169,-
Agricultural species, test fee, seed species (e.g. fibre hemp, analysis included) H1 € 1671,-* € 1704,-
Agricultural species, test fee, hemp, vegetative propagated (analysis included) H2 € 2675 € 2729,-
Agricultural species, test fee, medicinal hemp (analyses included) H3 € 3727,- € 3802,-
* if the DUS test for an agricultural specie is being outsourced, Naktuinbouw recharges what the examination station charges.
** For an application for listing is the VCU test required. The costs are calculated on the basis of subsequent calculation. For further information, please contact the executive institute.
Application for listing of varieties naturally adapted to local or regional conditions or landraces (conservation varieties) and hobby market varieties 2020 2021
Agricultural species, application for listing of varieties naturally adapted to local or regional conditions or landraces (conservation varieties) and hobby market varieties € 45,- € 100,-
Agricultural species, test fee potato € 450,- € 459,-
Agricultural species, test fee cereals € 283,- € 289,-
Ornamentals, fruit & arboricultural crops 2020 2021
Ornamentals arboricultural species, online application for Plant Breeders’ rights and/or listing. Is solely applicable for applications which can be completely processed electronically. € 240,- € 247,-
Ornamentals & arboricultural species, application for Plant Breeders' Rights € 410,- € 439,-
Ornamentals & arboricultural species, test fee, with living reference collection, growing in greenhouse € 2618,-* € 2670,-
Ornamentals & arboricultural species, test fee, with living reference collection, growing outdoor € 2142,-* € 2185,-
Ornamentals & arboricultural species, test fee, without living reference collection, growing in greenhouse € 2135,-* € 2178,-
Ornamentals & arboricultural species, test fee, without living reference collection, growing outdoor € 1858,-* € 1895,-
* if the DUS test for an ornamental or arboricultural crop is being outsourced, Naktuinbouw recharges what the examination statíon charges.
Fruit species, application for listing and/or Plant Breeders' rights € 410,- € 439,-
Fruit species, additional application for Plant Breeders' rights € 61,- € 62,-
Fruit species, additional application for listing € 61,- € 62,-
Fruit species, check to recognize the official variety description in order to list the variety with status b. € 280,- € 286,-
Other rates 2020 2021
Surcharge for administrative processing of applications for admission and / or plant variety rights submitted on paper € 53,- € 54,-
Modification maintainer of a registered variety € 10,- € 10,-
Modification representative of a protected variety € 10,- € 10,-
Modification without special tariff € 10,- € 10,-
Property deed, inscription € 24,- € 24,-
Transfer of Plant Breeders' rights, inscription € 24,- € 24,-
Confiscation Plant Breeders' rights, inscription of report € 24,- € 24,-
License, inscription € 24,- € 24,-
Certified copy from Register of varieties € 22,- € 22,-
Certified copy of application forms, per application € 22,- € 22,-
Declaration for submitted applications for listing and/or granting or declaration for listed and/or granted varieties € 22,-
Legalisation, transaction costs € 21,- plus recharging of costs of external party. € 22,- € 22,-
Take over report 2020 2021
Take over of report € 320,- € 320,-*
* The costs charged by the requesting authority will be passed to the applicant.
Fee for obtaining information about the maintenance of foreign maintainers 2020 2021
Applicable for foreign maintainers of vegetable varieties included in the Dutch Variety Register € 134,- € 137,-
Fee for the prolongation of the registration for a 10 years period of a conservation variety or of a variety developed for growing under special conditions € 100,-
Fee for the prolongation of the registration of the variety for a 10 years period € 215,- € 219.,-