Contact: Canadian Intellectual Property Office

From: Canadian Intellectual Property Office

The Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) is a special operating agency of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED). We deliver intellectual property (IP) services in Canada and educate Canadians on how to use IP more effectively.


Our main office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays).


General contact information

Ask a question

Get application status updates and help understanding different types of IP.

Talk to an information officer

Request a phone appointment

Request an in-person appointment

Find an IP advisor

Understand the strategic value of your IP and learn how to monetize your IP portfolio.

Find an IP advisor

CIPO events

Report a problem

Send comments or suggestions about our services or website and report technical problems.

Report feedback

Report a website issue

Designated establishments

Find a designated establishment

Correspondence procedures

CIPO correspondence procedures

Media enquiries

ISED media relations team

Mailing address

Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Place du Portage I
50 Victoria Street, room C-114
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0C9


Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Place du Portage I
50 Victoria Street, room C-114
Gatineau, QC  J8X 3X1


819-953-2476 (black and white)
819-953-6742 (black and white)
819-934-3833 (colour)

IP branch contact information

Integrated circuit topography

Talk to an information officer

Date modified: