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Global network

Buy gold, silver and platinum through our network of distributors.

Certificate Program

Distributor-only program

The Perth Mint Certificate Program allows you to deal directly with one of our approved distributors to invest in gold, silver and platinum. You will receive a certificate issued by The Perth Mint detailing the amount and type of precious metal held in storage on your behalf. Find a distributor in your area.

The certificate program has been running since 1997. Find out more about how it started.

How a distributor helps

Distributors help with:

  • opening an account
  • wiring funds
  • purchasing and sales transactions.

Certificates issued by The Perth Mint are numbered and printed on high security paper in your name and act as a warehouse receipt and confirmation of your precious metal holdings.

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Four reasons to invest in the Certificate Program

Some of the benefits of investing with The Perth Mint Certificate Program are listed below.  

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Choice of storage options

Buy and sell gold, silver and platinum in unallocated, pool allocated and allocated amounts via an authorised distributor, with the security of a direct  relationship with The Perth Mint. Find out more about storage options

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Government guarantee

All metals held by The Perth Mint are covered by a government guarantee because we are owned by the Government of Western Australia.

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Easy to liquidate

You can liquidate your metal holding at any time.

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Approved distributors

Transact through an approved distributor in your time zone, backed by the security of a direct relationship with The Perth Mint.

Questions about Certificate Program

Find answers to some common questions about The Perth Mint Certificate Program below.

Why invest with The Perth Mint

We have been refining gold and other precious metals since 1899

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Trusted

Global reputation for quality and purity of our products

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Secure

 We store more than AUD 6 billion worth of gold and silver for more than 70,000 clients in over 130 countries

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Ethical
Dedicated to ethically sourced precious metals
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Guaranteed

Owned by the Government of WA with all precious metals holdings bound by a constitutional guarantee.