PROCEDURAL STAGES FOR THE SUBMISSION OF THE APPLICATION

STAGE 1. PAYMENT OF THE FEE

The fee required for the examination of the case amounts to:

  • 372 euro, if the application concerns one (1) domain name.
  • 620 euro, if the application concerns two (2) to five (5) domain names.
  • 868 euro, if the application concerns six (6) to ten (10) domain names.
  • 1240 euro, if the application concerns eleven (11) to fifty (50) domain names.
  • 1240 euro, if the application concerns the blocking of IP addresses that provide access to content through data streaming. Such requests cannot include more than fifty (50) IP addresses.

The above costs include VAT.

The examination fee will be deposited to the National Bank of Greece (code SWIFT(BIC) ETHNGRAA), in credit of the Hellenic Copyright Organization’s bank account (IBAN GR8101101510000015129605323). A copy of the relevant payment receipt, carrying the applicant’s full data, is submitted to the Accounting Office of the Organization (HCO). This fee constitutes a prerequisite for the commencement of the procedure and, as such, it cannot be, in any event (including the closing of the case) reimbursed.

You should obtain the fee’s payment receipt before completing the application form.

 

STAGE 2. FILLING IN THE ELEMENTS OF THE INFRINGEMENT

  1. If your complaint concerns an infringement committed via websites domain names:

    Download to your local disk and fill in the file domain_names_EN.xls. You will be asked to submit it during the completion of the application form.

  2. If your complaint concerns the blocking of access to IP addresses that provide access to content through data streaming:

    Download to your local disc and fill in the file ip_adresses_EN.xls. You will be asked to submit it during the completion of the application form.

STAGE 3. FILLING IN THE APPLICATION FORM

Upon completion of the aforementioned steps, you may fill in the application form:

  1. I want to fill in the electronic application form

    or

  2. I want to download the application form to my local disc, fill it in and then submit it to the HCO by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by post to the following address:
    Hellenic Copyright Organization
    5 Metsovou str., 10682, Athens, Greece.