Legal registration or protection is available for the shape (eg: shape of table or chair), configuration or ornamentation of a product which is new and not published.
Some Examples of what can be a registered design:
To be registrable, your design must be new and not yet in the public domain/marketplace. Once a design is released to the marketplace you will lose any chance of gaining exclusive rights to that design
TradeMarks Australia™ can attend to the following on your behalf.
Industrial design search
Prepare and file applications
Attend to the registration of designs
Service address for Australian & International design owners
Email email@example.com for further information or review checklist regarding other issues.