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 November 2020

Applications for design registration

You can expect an answer to your application within 3 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

90% of those who registered a design in 2019 were satisfied with NIPO (those who have given us a score of 4 or 5 on a scale of 1-5).

Our goal: 85%

Quality measurement

In 2019, 100% of all the applications we controlled had the right level of quality during the application process.

Our goal: 96%


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