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Designs Act 2003 (Principal Act)

Date of Text (Enacted):December 17, 2003
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:Date of entry into force: See Article 2.

The WTO notification states:
'An Act dealing with all aspects of registering designs and their protection thereof.'
Available Texts: 
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Designs Act 2003 (Principal Act) Designs Act 2003 (Principal Act), Complete document (pdf) [295 KB] Designs Act 2003 (Principal Act), Complete document (htm) [360 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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Historical Versions:
WIPO Lex No.:AU159

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