URGENT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE
The National Intellectual Property Office of Sri Lanka (NIPO) has announced that online payments will not be accepted from the 25th June 2020 and that they will resume accepting payments over the counter from the 1st July 2020. Please note that no payments will be accepted by the National Intellectual Property Office (NIPO) from the 25th June 2020 to the 1st July 2020 to facilitate the transition.
We therefore urge all our clients to send instructions regarding matters where the deadlines fall within the said period well before the 25th June 2020. Further information on this announcement can be obtained at here