Registration of Industrial Designs and Models

Service Overview

Scope of Service

A creation whose appearance represents a product in whole or in part by virtue of such characteristics as lines, contours, colours, forms, textures and/or the materials used in the product itself and/or its ornamentation and which meets the requirements of novelty and unique character, may apply for the registration of industrial design and model for protection.

Service Target and Eligibility

  1. Applicant who is holding a Macao SAR Resident Identity Card.
  2. Applicant who is a body corporate registered in the Macao SAR and constituted according to the law of the Macao SAR.
  3. Other applicants must appoint one of the following entities as an agent by submitting an effective Power of Attorney:
    1. A lawyer registered with the Macao Lawyers Association;
    2. An individual holding a Macao SAR Resident Identity Card;
    3. A body corporate registered in the Macao SAR.

Service Results 

For application fulfilling the legal requirements, the industrial design and model will be registered and registration certificate will be issued.


Executive Department and Unit: Economic and Technological Development Bureau – Patent and Copyright Division

Address: Rua Dr. Pedro José Lobo, 1-3, 8/F, Macao

Reception Center -(853) 8597 2220 / (853)8597 2266

Enquiries on Application -(853)8597 2229 / (853)8597 2160

Fax no:(853)2871 5291