Industrial Design Application

Official action normally occurs when the Registrar is of the view that the applicant’s ID application does not comply with the formalities requirements of the IDs Act. The Registrar will send a notification and provides opportunities for the applicant to respond.

Upon obtaining the application number, the applicant may opt to go for licensing means to promote or expand their claimed invention with the use of the ID application number. For more information, please refer to Licensing.


Certificate of registration will be issued by MyIPO within 8 – 12 months from the acceptance of completed documents for a smooth case.


Company form, business registration form or identity card, depending on the type of applicant.