The India Design Mark process begins from June 29, 2018 and continues till the final announcements of India Design Mark on March 15, 2019. The important dates vis-à-vis the India Design Mark process are given below. Please note that under no circumstances any of these dates will be relaxed or compromised.

June 29, 2018 Applications open
November 12, 2018 Applications close
November 12, 2018 Final Submission of Application
November 12, 2018 Last date for payment of Stage 1 evaluation fees
November 12 - December 07, 2018 1'st Stage Jury Evaluation of Entries
December 14, 2018 Results notification of 1st stage evaluation
January 18, 2019 Last date of payment for 2'nd stage jury evaluation fees
February 18, 2019 Last date for receiving physical entry for stage 2 evaluation
March 13, 2019 Date for receiving products at the exhibition venue,
in case of large sized products
March 14 and 15, 2019 2nd Stage Jury Evaluation of Entries
March 14, 15 and 16, 2019 India Design Mark Exhibition open to the public
March 17, 2019 Date for taking the products back from the exhibition venue
March 01, 2019 - February 28, 2020 Period for using India Design Mark logo free of charge