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 2019

Applications for design registration

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

Our goal: 3 months 


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


Customer satisfaction

92% of those who registered a design in 2018 were satisfied with NIPO.

Our goal: 85%


Quality measurement

In 2018, 100% of all the applications we controlled had the right level of quality during the application process.

Our goal: 96%



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