Notice about GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2023 entry period and changes

GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2023 Entry Period
April 4, 13:00 JST - May 24, 13:00 JST

Entry details will be released from April 4, 13:00 JST.
The following is an outline and the major changes.

  1. Application
    All application procedures for GOOD DESIGN AWARD are accepted online only. Applicants applying for GOOD DESIGN AWARD for the first time need to create a new account from "Account Registration" on the entry site. Applicants who applied for GOOD DESIGN AWARD in the past are able to continue using their existing accounts.

  2. Eligible Entry
    The entries are limited to items or things that meet the following requirements:
    1. available for users to purchase or use by March 31, 2024.
    2. can be made public on October 5, 2023, the day of the announcement of award winners.

  3. 2nd Screening Venue
    Entries that have passed the 1st screening will be required to attend 2nd screening session at the Makuhari Messe.
    The second screening session will be held for three days from August 2 to 4. Applicants will be required to move their works into the venue on August 1 and remove them from the venue on August 4.
    This year, all entries will be juried in same screening session at the Makuhari Messe, and the organizers will not hold 2nd screening sessions in Seoul, Taipei or Hong Kong.
    In addition, only entries designated by the judging committee will be allowed to participate in the "hearing screening" through Zoom.

    Due to the impact of the epidemic, the awarded exhibition, which was held from 2020 to 2022 and focused on the physical display of GOOD DESIGN BEST100 awarded works, will resume this year with the display of all awarded works as in 2019. The exhibition will be held for five days from October 25 to 29.
    Winners will be required to move their works into the exhibit on October 24 and remove them from the exhibit on October 30.
    The exhibition venue, as in 2019, will utilize the entire Roppongi MIDTOWN TOKYO building for a large-scale display.
    Please note that participation in the GOOD DESIGN EXHIBITION 2023 is required to become a winner.

  5. Fees
    The screening fee and award package fees for FY2023 have been adjusted. The increase in the screening fee is due to the increase in outsourcing and logistics costs due to the increase in the cost of raw materials, while the increase in the award package fee is due to the resumption of the display of all awarded works.

Previous Price

Current Price


1st screening fee



2nd screening fee
(Required for those who passed the 1st screening)



Excluding fees for additional options.

Award package fee
(Required only for winners)



The winner must participate in this exhibition. Excluding fees for additional options.

* All the prices include tax.
* The fees for each additional option for the 2nd screening will be announced at the end of June.
* The fees for the additional options for the awarded exhibition will be announced in early August.
* There are no adjustments to the G Mark usage fees.
* The price for each promotional item will be announced in late August.

Additional information (Category for Entry, Application Guidelines and Judging Committee, etc.) will be released from April 4, 13:00 JST.

If you have any questions regarding the entry for GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2023, please contact us. We will respond to your inquiry within 3 business days after receiving it. (G Mark office does not accept telephone inquiries)



Good Design Award is operated by Japan Institute of Design Promotion.