The Belize Intellectual Property Office (BELIPO), established under Part II of the Patents Act (Chapter 253), Revised Edition 2000, is the National Intellectual Property Registry for Belize, Central America.
- To administer the intellectual property legislation of Belize. Belize’s intellectual property legislation became WTO/TRIPS consistent in June 2000 and are accessible at www.belipo.bz/e_library.html.
- To advise the Government of Belize on intellectual property matters.
- To promote knowledge of intellectual property law in Belize.