Useful Links on PATENTING:

For some basic explanations of the patenting process for Australian patents (with options for getting patents in other countries as well), check out pages like:

To check for existing Aussie patents (or patent applications), go to:

To find International Patent Classification Codes (“IPC Marks”), go to:

To browse existing patents/patent applications from ANY country, there are many
useful portals and browsers. A practical and user-friendly one is: