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Organizational structure


Organisational structure of the SPTO and what it is attached to.


The Spanish Patent and Trademark Office, O.A. It is attached to the Ministry of Industry and Tourism (MINTUR), with the Undersecretary of Industry and Tourism being the hierarchical superiority of the OEPM.


The current SPTO structure is as follows:


  • The President of the Organisation is the head of the Undersecretariat for Industry and Tourism.


  • Director of the Organisation.


  • Support Unit


  • General Secretariat.


  • Patents and Technological Information Department.


  • Distinctive Signs Department.


  • Legal Coordination and International Relations Department.


  • Information Technology Division.


  • SPTO organisational chart. June 2024