The basic filing fee for the first design for 5 years is CHF 200.00 including the publication of one illustration. Additional designs deposited with the same application cost CHF 100.00 per design. In addition, you must pay the publication fee of CHF 20 for each illustration in addition to the one included in the basic application fee.
More information on fees can be found in our fee schedule.
Design protection is also determined by:
- The countries in which protection is sought
- Having a representative
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More support for innovative SMEs and start-ups – assisted patent searches at a reduced fee until the end of 2020
Better international protection for Swiss geographical indications
08.11.2019 | Event
Symposium on Creative Approaches to Improving Access to Medicines Globally
Roundtable on the protection of computer-implemented inventions