Applicant’s name, address and nationality, the name and address in English/Chinese
Applicant’s rights to the design, if the applicant is not the designer, i.e. by virtue of assignment, employment, commission, etc.
Photos/drawings of the design in different views, i.e. perspective view, front elevation view, rear elevation view, left side elevation view, right side elevation view, top elevation view and bottom elevation view
Details of priority to be claimed, i.e. priority date claimed, country and application number, as well as copy priority document, if needed
No power of attorney is needed.
Note that multiple design applications are available in Hong Kong.
Once a design application is filed, the Registrar will then consider its formalities. If the design meets the registration requirements, the application will then be advertised in the official journal and granted.
Please note that it usually takes 3 to 6 months for straight-forward design registration in Hong Kong.
The maximum duration of design registration in Hong Kong is 25 years, subject to payment of maintenance fees at interval period of each 5 years.