NOTAP REFORMS ACTION PLAN

S/N ACTIVITY ACTION BY TIMELINE REMARKS
Short Time Measures:
1. List of Requirements for obtaining NOTAP Approval and Registration of Technology Transfer Agreements

NOTAP

1 Week

Completed

2. Pasting the soft copy of Manual on Processes and Procedures on NOTAP Website

?

1 Week

Completed

3. Appointment of NOTAP Nodal Officer

?

1 Week

Completed

4. Compilation of the list of requirements for assessment of inventions and filing of Patent Applications with timelines

?

1 Week
In July

Completed

Medium Term Measures
5. Pasting of the list of requirements and stages of the registration process with timelines

?

1 ? 3 weeks

On going

6. Review of NOTAP Registration forms

?

1 ? 3 weeks

On going

Long Term Measures

7.

Organization of National Workshop and drafting skills of Nigerian Entrepreneurs and MDAs

?

Annually

8.

Continuous training of researchers and inventors

?

Annually
9. Review of NOTAP Act NOTAP&
National Assembly
March 2019

The design has been completed

10 Automation of Technology Transfer Registration Process NOTAP & Consultant July, 2018

On going

11 Recruitment of Additional Staff NOTAP April, 2018
Capacity Building NOTAP March, 2018
12. Construction of the Headquarter Office Building NOTAP Contractors December, 2020
13. Establishment of additional five Zonal Offices NOTAP 2017, 2018 & 2019