Transparency data

IPO payments: 2018

The Intellectual Property Office publishes the data on all payments regardless of size on a monthly basis.


January 2018

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The information is based on payment date and published in monthly comma delimited files. Each record is made up of standard fields which are used across all departments.

These are:

  • department family - The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
  • entity - The Intellectual Property Office
  • date - payment date
  • expense type - type of expenditure from our the accounting system
  • expense area - the area of the Office paying for the expense
  • supplier - the supplier of the goods or services
  • transaction number - a reference to identify the transaction
  • amount - the amount in pounds
  • VAT registration number - supplier number not published

2014 payment details
2015 payment details
2016 payment details
2017 payment details

Pre-2014 payment datasets are available from The National Archives.

Published 13 February 2018