Reg. & Certification

Intellectual Property

Design Registration

Design Registration:

The registration and security of industrial designs in India are administrated by the Designs Act, 2000 and according to the Designs Rules, 2001 which came into constraining on 11th May 2001 revoking the prior Act of 1911. The Design Rules, 2001 was additionally corrected by Designs (Amendment) Rules 2008 and Designs (Amendment) Rules 2014. The last amendment in Designs Rules came in to force from 30th December 2014, which incorporates a new category of applicant as small entity in addition to common individual and other than a small entity.

The industrial design perceives the creation new and original features of new shape, design, surface pattern, ornamentation and composition of lines or colors applied to articles which in the completed state appeal to and is judged exclusively by the eye.

Benefits of Design Registration:

Legal Protection

Rights of the Owner

Global Protection

Branding or Goodwill

Documentation for Design Registration:- (All copies of documents should be self attested by the customer)

Design Questionnaire

Classification and description of work

Power of Attorney for Design filing (Form-21)

Colour Photographs from Various Angle.

Process Of Design Registration In India

Documentation and Preparation:

Concerning the Design registration, the initial step is to plan necessary documents for the purpose of filing it before the department. These documents are Design survey, class and description of the work, color photographs of outline and Power of Attorney in Form-21.

Drafting of Design Specification

The Design is a three-dimensional state of articles, products, hardware or auto parts and so on. Based on the visual appearance it needs to be drafted into a composed particular which require involvement and ability. After drafting design specification, it shall be recorded.

Filing of Design Application

The Design application is documented on the web and should be verified by the Attorney on each page of the design specification. After successful submission, a payment of Rs. 1000/ - as documenting expenses must be saved coming about the issuance of acknowledgment.

Reply to examination report and complaints:

The last stage is to answer and change any departmental complaint raised by the Design department. If the department is fulfilled, at that point issued a certificate of registration of Design.

Design Registration

A Design registration certificate is issued by the Design Office after the complaints, assuming any, are overcome to the satisfaction of the Design Office.

Way We Can Assist You With Design Registration

Supplication Arrangement

A Capital Flow Expert will prepare the Design Registration. We will arrange your application within 4-6 working days based on your details.

Supplication Filing

After the Design application is prepared and signed by you, we can file it with the Design Registrar electronically.

Design Registration

Once the Design application is filed with the Registrar, the Government processing will start.

Important Aspects of Design Registration


Ministry Action

A Capital Flow professional expert will help you in the registration of your Design. Hence there is no warranty for the Design registration. It is a process which is provided by the Registrar based on the Facts and premises of each case.



All the list of Design registrations will be maintained in a file and published by the patent office to put competitors in a notice to avoid complexions. In case of infringement, the owner of the Design register can take a legal action.



Post-filing of a Design registration application, it is important to periodically LOAN the status of the application until its processing on the Government side. Design registration application process sometimes requires various time-bound response or action from the applicant.



Designs registered under the Designs Act are protected for a period of ten years, renewable by another 5 years. However, design registration mainly applies only to designs applied by an industrial process on any article.