The Trade Marks and Designs Registration Office of the European Union
The unitary nature of the RCD, which covers all the countries of the European Union, means that formalities and management can be kept simple due to:
Applications may be filed either directly to OHIM or at national industrial property offices.
To apply for your registration you can use our online service (e-filing) which will allow you to:
If you are unable to file an online application via e-filing, it is also possible to make a paper application.
The cost of registering one Community design is EUR 350.
Fees are made up from charges for registration, publication and deferment fees and will vary according to the number of designs included in the application.
* The date of filing of an application for a registered Community design will be the date on which documents containing the information specified in Article 36(1) CDR are filed with the Office by the applicant.