Please kindly be informed that all public agencies in Turkey, including the IP office (TURKPATENT) will be closed on Wednesday January 1, 2020 for New Year Holiday. Our office will be closed on this day as well. Our office as well with TURKPATENT will resume to work on Thursday January 2, 2020. Deadlines for actions falling within said time period will accordingly be moved down to the first business day before holiday, namely Tuesday December 31, 2019.

Although our monitoring system will be maintained to attend to your urgent instructions, we would however highly appreciate if all instructions or correspondence involving deadlines falling on the said dates can be provided to us well in advance.

In addition to Saturdays and Sundays, the days on which the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office (TURKPATENT) and our office are not scheduled to be open to the public during 2020, are the following:

New Year 01 January 2019 Wednesday
Celebration Of National Sovereignty And The Child 23 April 2019 Thursday
Labours’ Day 01 May 2019 Friday
19 May The Commemoration Of Atatürk, Youth And Sports Day 19 May 2019 Tuesday
Ramazan Bayrami (Eid Al-Fitr) 23 May 2019 Saturday (1/2 Day)
Ramazan Bayrami (Eid Al-Fitr) 24 May 2019 Sunday
Ramazan Bayrami (Eid Al-Fitr) 25 May 2019 Monday
Ramazan Bayrami (Eid Al-Fitr) 26 May 2019 Tuesday
15 July Democracy Day 15 July 2019 Wednesday
Kurban Bayrami (Eid Al-Adha) 30 July 2019 Thursday (1/2 Day)
Kurban Bayrami (Eid Al-Adha) 31 July 2019 Friday
Kurban Bayrami (Eid Al-Adha) 1 August 2019 Saturday
Kurban Bayrami (Eid Al-Adha) 2 August 2019 Sunday
Kurban Bayrami (Eid Al-Adha) 3 August 2019 Monday
Victory Day 30 August 2019 Sunday
Republic Day 28 September 2019 Wednesday (1/2 Day)
Republic Day 29 September 2019 Thursday

Thank you very much for your kind attention and understanding.