If you want to distinguish your goods, services (or both) from those of another business, you may need a trade mark. Find out what trade marks are and what’s involved in the application and management process.
A patent is a legal monopoly, granted for a limited time by a country to the owner of an invention in exchange for public disclosure of the invention.
Copyright is the exclusive right given to the creator of a creative work to reproduce the work, usually for a limited time.
If you want to protect the unique visual appearance of a product, you may need design rights.