The competition is open to design students and professional designers, either as individuals or teams, born or resident in one of the 27 European Union Member States.
Jury members are excluded from the competition.
Entrants must declare that they are the owners of their designs and that no rights of third parties will be infringed by their publication. All entries must be the original work of the designer and NOT IN PRODUCTION.

The European Economic and Social Committee may decide to disqualify an entry if it has not been submitted in time, partly or as a whole; or if the entry breaks any of the rules under Legal and Ethical issues.