History

Date Published

The history of the Australian Designs Office Examiners’ Manual is as follows:

DateEvent

1992

The first edition of an examiner’s manual appeared in early 1992. with several chapters being added over the following 12 months.

2001

A revised manual was issued.

July 2007

A completely new manual was written for the Designs Act 2003, and released in draft form

March 2010

The current manual released.