Both invention and utility solutions are technical solutions in the form of product or process to solve a problem identified by the application of the laws of nature; however, the invention requires creativity, this is not required in utility solutions. So it cannot be seen that everyone can create invention, which requires creators to have a qualification and skills of the relevant technical field at a higher rate than normal.

Patent want to be protected on the basis of grant of protection to meet the conditions of novelty, inventive step and industrial applicability; this is different from the solution that is useful only novelty and industrial applicability. With more conditions, the patent for the invention have a longer validity, it's 20 years, more than double compared with the patent for utility solution, only 10 years...

With simple protection conditions than the above, applications for registration of utility solutions often capable of being granted diploma higher than applications for registration of invention; however, the option to register a technical solution as an invention or utility solution depends largely on the level of creativity as well as the number of technical solutions have been in technical fields, respectively. A privilege reserved for cases when the applicant for registration of invention did not meet all the creativity, they can actively converted into applications for registration of utility solutions to be granted a protection title.