Gold bars for sale at The Perth Mint.

Account information and ID requirements

To buy bullion from The Perth Mint for delivery, you will need to have an account. To place an order for more than AUD 2,000 of bullion we will need to verify your identify, in accordance with Australian Anti Money Laundering  and Counter Terrorism Financing  regulations.

In many cases, ID verification is straightforward and can be completed within a few minutes online. You will be notified if further action is required and will receive confirmation when your account is activated.

What we need will vary depending on what type of account you wish to open, such as individual, sole trader, Australian company, non-Australian company, trust, super fund, partnership or association. It will also vary depending on which country you are in.  

What we need to verify your identity

This will vary depending on what type of account, such as individual, sole trader, Australian company, non-Australian company, trust, super fund, partnership or association. It will also vary depending on which country you are in.

1. Account holder details

We will need your name address, date of birth and contact details.

2. Identity verification

Provide details of requested documents such as driver’s licence or passport (these vary from country to country). Only for orders over AUD 2,000.

3. Credit card details

Complete the Contract Completion Guarantee, which includes providing us with your credit card details.

4. Terms and Conditions

Read and agree to our Terms and Conditions.

Other ID and account requirements

See below for more information on customer identification documents and other account types.

Certified identification documents

A certified/notarised copy means a document that has been certified/notarised as a true copy of an original document.