A utility model application applies to the shape, structure or device of an object with its physical presentation in a producible object that occupies a space and has a practical usage.
The so-called “object” means a thing made by industrial processes and occupies a space, including but not limiting in detachable machinery or device, and it parts (components) thereof also applicable to a utility model application. A utility model application is exclusive of various methods, usages, animals, plants, microorganism, biomaterials and substances with irregular shape.
10 years from the filing date
Within 12 months from the first filing date
The first annuity shall be made with the certificate fee and subsequent annuity shall be made every year
- A copy of specification containing a description, claims and abstract and a set of formal drawings.
- The name and address of the inventor/applicant.
- A copy of applicant-signed Power of Attorney.
- A certified copy of the priority document if claiming for a priority right.