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Applying for a design

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Before you apply

  • Do you need to register your design?
  • Designs we can accept.
  • Are you the owner?
  • Search for existing designs.

How to apply

  • How to apply.
  • How much does it cost?
  • The application process.

Illustrations of your design

  • What your illustrations should show.
  • How you should present them.
  • Disclaimers and limitations.

After you apply

  • The examination process.
  • How we classify designs.
  • How to deal with any objections raised.
  • Changing your application details.