Model registration

Protect your product

To keep your invention or product exclusive, applying for a design registration is very important. Design registration is mainly about the design, the appearance, of your invention. So you have designs, such as drawings or a model of your product, registered under this construction. This registration is recorded with the Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BBIE) are. Do you need advice and guidance regarding registering your design? Then make an appointment with the specialists at PROGEST. We will help you on your way to sound model registration.


Why launch your unique idea with us?

1. Huge experience and expertise; We have worked with numerous inventions, so we know what works and what doesn’t.

2. Proven formula driven model; We have developed a unique model by which good inventions are successfully launched into the market.

3. Coordinated and integrated approach; We offer a unique approach based on the ‘no cure no pay’ principle.

4. Successful results; We consistently achieve impressive market achievements by taking the right steps.

Why design registration?

Under the law, a design is considered a design if it is new and has an individual character. Are you convinced that your invention or product meets these requirements? Then choose a model registration. You can register both two- and three-dimensional models. Two-dimensional variants include drawings on paper or designs on fabrics. Three-dimensional models concern, for example, household appliances, furniture or clothing. Note that design registration records only the appearance of a design, not its technical operation. Thus, you can register only the design of your design as a design. The operation of the product comes under patent law. PROGEST would also be happy to advise you on that too.

Requirements for registering a design

If you want to provide your design with a design registration, it must meet several requirements. That can be tricky. Therefore, let our specialists advise and guide you. We will help you apply for thorough protection. Please keep the following conditions in mind in advance:

  • You must have a clear picture with all the features of the model
  • You must submit accurate data from the model holder
  • Your design should carry its own unique features
  • Your model must not have been previously published
  • Your model must be completely new


Need advice?

If you have made an invention and do not know how to proceed next, you can request a consultation with us. During this conversation, we take stock of your project, identify your needs and come up with concrete recommendations.

Patent Advice

If you want to protect your invention, filing a patent application is the right move. During this conversation, we will help you file your patent application correctly, quickly and officially.


Based on the “no cure, no pay” principle, Progest helps find the right market participant(s). Through our expertise, we can ensure that this process is successful.

Sales support & participation

In promising situations, we are willing to participate in your project on a risk basis. This can be done through a capital injection, but it is also possible for us to actively support you in marketing your invention or innovative product.

Please contact us

As you can see, the world behind design registration covers quite a lot of possibilities. Not sure which one best suits your situation? Then get advice from the specialists at PROGEST. Leave your question or request on our online contact form. It goes without saying that we treat your data with the utmost confidentiality. Do you prefer to email? Then send your message to e-mail address To make an appointment, you can also reach us by phone. In that case, call phone number 040-2927323. PROGEST is happy to help you get a thorough trademark registration quickly.