Buy and store gold, silver and platinum directly with The Perth Mint
Perth Mint Depository Online
Perth Mint Depository Online allows you to buy and sell precious metals through an easy to use and secure online trading platform. The Depository Online facility suits investors who want to be able to react quickly 24 hours a day to the dynamic precious metals markets.Open an Online Account Today
Safe, simple and secure precious metals investing
The Perth Mint has offered precious metal storage options and a range of gold, silver and platinum bullion coins and bars to investors for more than 100 years.
Our unique government guarantee, when complemented with Western Australia’s safe geopolitical environment and location, and a commitment to unparalleled client service, make us one of the world’s most preferred traders and suppliers of precious metal investment products.
Clients of all types, from individuals to sovereign wealth funds, entrust us to securely store and manage their investments. Presently, the Mint has more than AUD 3billion of gold and silver in its care, secured in a network of state-of-the-art vaults, the locations of which are kept in the strictest of confidence.
Depository Online – the easiest way to manage your investing
Perth Mint’s Depository Online program gives investors absolute flexibility with 24/7 access worldwide via our secure online trading portal.
With a minimum transaction amount of AUD 50 and live pricing day and night, trading in precious metals has never been this easy or accessible before.
Getting started is simple, and you can rest assured your portfolio is in trusted hands. Depository Online is 100% safe and secure, with 128 SSL encryption and the highest levels of security protecting your assets.
Perth Mint Depository Online account holders also have the option to set up a savings plan allowing you to start saving gold and silver from just AUD 50 per month. The Depository Online savings plan option enables you to purchase gold and silver on a monthly basis at a discounted rate of 50% of the applicable transaction fee (the fee will adjust based on the size of the trade). Savings plan transfers will be actioned on the first working day of each month and will be funded using the available cash in your Perth Mint Depository Online account.
Further information on Depository Online can be found in our FAQ/Help section including details of the various storage options (unallocated, pool allocated and allocated) available and the government guarantee that applies to your holding.
Opening a Depository Online account is an entirely online process - click here to start. Please download the Depository Online Terms and Conditions document. Please read and agree to the terms and conditions and know that these bind you at all times in your dealings with The Perth Mint.
To comply with ‘Australia – Know Your Customer’ rules, you will need to provide documents proving your identify. Please download our Guide to Documentation Required to open a Depository Online account for what identity documents are acceptable and certification procedures.
You may also wish to download our Guide to Metal Delivery and Collection should you wish in the future to collect your precious metals personally or have it delivered to you.