The Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BOIP) is the official body for the registration of trademarks and designs in the Benelux.

In addition, the BOIP offers the possibility to formally record the existence of ideas, concepts, designs prototypes and the like in an i-DEPOT.

What is Intellectual Property?

Intellectual property is the collective term for rights to intellectual creations such as books, music, trademarks, designs, inventions, software, texts and photographs. A single creation may be protected by multiple rights at the same time. The best-known intellectual property rights are trademark rights, copyrights and patent rights.

  • Wednesday 12 October 2016

    Workshop “Examination of signs on absolute grounds”

  • Wednesday 28 September 2016

    i-DEPOT as of now also available for representatives!

  • Monday 26 September 2016

    Design registrations may now be renewed online

  • Friday 23 September 2016

    BOIP is looking for a Systems Manager (m/f)

  • Friday 23 September 2016

    BOIP is looking for a Senior Payroll Administrator (m/f)

  • Tuesday 20 September 2016

    Technical maintenance Wednesday 21 September