Required documents of Industrial Design Applications

The design application shall consist of the following documents:

  • A request made in prescribed form (as prescribed in the Circular No. 01/2007/TT-BKHCN);
  • Documents, samples, information identifying the design as provided for in Articles 103 of the IP Law 2005 of Viet Nam (e.g. a set of photos, a set of drawings and a description of the industrial design);
  •  Power of attorneys, if the application is filed through a representative;
  •  Documents evidencing the right to registration, if acquired by the applicant from another person;
  • Documents evidencing the priority right, if claimed;
  •  Receipt of fees and charges.
  • All documents of the application shall be in Vietnamese, except for the documents mentioned at point c, d, e and other documents supporting the applications, which can be made in another language but shall be translated into Vietnamese at the request of NOIP.