Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How can I register a design for protection?
When registering a design, one or more people may be able to file an application and when an application is filed, it must specify the person or persons who are entitled to be entered into the Register as the registered owner or owners, as outlined in s 22 of theDesigns Act 2003 (Cth) (the Act).
The design application may be in respect of one design relating to one product or several products. Additionally, the application may also be in respect of multiple designs relating to one product or several products if they belong in the same classification category, as outlined in s 22 of the Act.