(1) The Registrar shall maintain a Register of Industrial Design Agents.
(2) An application to be registered as an Industrial Design agent shall be made to the Registrar on Form ID 11 (DOC, PDF) accompanied with payment of the prescribed fee.
(3) In order to be registered in the Register of Industrial Design Agents, the applicant shall satisfy the Registrar that he is either domiciled or resident in Malaysia or has a principal place of business in Malaysia, and
(a) is on the Register of Patents Agents maintained in pursuance of regulations made under the Patents Act 1983; or
(b) is an advocate and solicitor practicing solely in Malaysia; or
(c) holds a recognized degree in any field of studies and has had at least three years experience in the field of industrial property; or
(d) has had at least seven years of experience in the field of industrial property by virtue of he being an ex-officer of the Office.