How long does it take to register a design?

Check when you can expect an answer from the Norwegian Industrial Property Office (NIPO) to an application or letter.

Status for August 2023

Applications for design registration

You can expect an answer to your application within 2 months.

Our goal: 3 months 

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If you have sent us a reply to a letter regarding formal errors or barriers to registration, you can expect a reply within 3 weeks.

Our goal: 3 weeks

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Customer satisfaction

89% of those who applied for design registration in 2021 are satisfied with NIPO (those who have given us a score of 4 or 5 on a scale of 1-5).

Our goal: 85%

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Quality measurement

In 2021, 100% of all the applications we controlled had the right level of quality during the application process.

Our goal: 96%

Read about quality management at NIPO

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