What are our fees?

Transaction fees

Depository Online

Under Depository Online, transaction fees are based on the value of the trade (minimum trade is $50), no matter how large your account balance is.

Transaction Size All Clients
Buy Sell
under $50 not accepted, minimum trade is $50
$50 - $10,000 1.00% 1.00%
$10,001 - $100,000 0.95% 0.95%
$100,001 - $250,000 0.75% 0.75%
$250,001 - $500,000 0.50% 0.50%
$500,001 - $1,000,000 0.25% 0.25%
More than $1,000,000 0.20% 0.20%

Depository Program - international clients

Under the Depository Program, transaction fees are based on the value of your account and the fees below will apply to all transactions (minimum trade size is $5,000), no matter how small your trade is. Your current country of residence, not citizenship, determines whether you are an international client. Fees will change if you move to another country.

Account Size (USD) International Clients
Buy Sell
under $250,000 2.00% 1.00%
over $250,000 0% 0%

Market orders and Buy orders on the London Bullion Market Association benchmark prices will attract an additional fee of USD 3.00 per ounce for gold, USD 0.10 per ounce for silver and USD 7.00 per ounce for platinum and require a minimum trade size of 100oz for gold and platinum or 10,000oz for silver.
Market orders and Sell orders on the London Bullion Market Association benchmark prices will attract an additional fee of USD 2.00 per ounce for gold, USD 0.10 per ounce for silver and USD 7.00 per ounce for platinum and require a minimum trade size of 100oz for gold and platinum or 10,000oz for silver.

Depository Program - Australian and New Zealand clients

Under the Depository Program, transaction fees are based on the Value of your account and the fees below will apply to all transactions (minimum trade size is $5,000), no matter how small your trade is. Your current country of residence, not citizenship, determines whether you are an Australian or New Zealand client. Fees will change if you move to another country.

Account Size (AUD) Australian and New Zealand Clients
Buy Sell
under $50,000 2.00% 1.00%
over $50,000 0% 0%

Market orders and Buy orders on the London Bullion Market Association benchmark prices will attract an additional fee of AUD 3.00 per ounce for gold, AUD 0.10 per ounce for silver and AUD 7.00 per ounce for platinum and require a minimum trade size of 100oz for gold and platinum or 10,000oz for silver.
Market orders and Sell orders on the London Bullion Market Association benchmark prices will attract an additional fee of AUD 2.00 per ounce for gold, AUD 0.10 per ounce for silver and AUD 7.00 per ounce for platinum and require a minimum trade size of 100oz for gold and platinum or 10,000oz for silver.

Certificate Program

Under the Certificate Program a minimum trade size of $5,000 applies and a fee of $50 will be charged for each Certificate issued. For transaction fees please contact your local Distributor as each has their own transaction fee schedule.

Storage fees

The following storage fees apply for our Depository Online, Depository Program and Certificate Program:

  Allocated Pool Allocated Unallocated
Gold 1.0% per annum not offered 0%
Silver 1.9% per annum 0.95% per annum 0%
Platinum not offered not offered 0%

Regarding our storage fees the following applies:

  • Storage fees are calculated on a daily basis using London Bullion Market Association Gold, Silver and Platinum benchmark prices.
  • For Depository Online, storage fees are calculated on a daily basis using London Bullion Market Association Gold, Silver and Platinum benchmark prices and are deducted from your cash account monthly.
  • For Depository Program and Certificate Program, storage fees are calculated on a daily basis using London Bullion Market Association Gold, Silver and Platinum benchmark prices at the beginning of each quarter, charged to your account quarterly, and invoiced (ie due for payment) six monthly in arrears on 30 June and 31 December.
  • If you withdraw all funds from your account which has no metal left in it, then amounts due from as yet unbilled storage fees or overdue storage fees or deals will be deducted from any payments due to you.
  • Storage will be charged in the default currency of your account, which is determined by country of residence.
  • All storage fees are inclusive of 10% Goods and Services Tax (GST).

For our ASX listed Perth Mint Gold product, the management fee is fixed at 0.15% per annum. This is collected each 31st of December by deducting the corresponding amount of PMGs from your holding.

Fabrication fees

Unallocated metal does not attract a fabrication fee.

Pool Allocated silver attracts a fabrication charge of $0.10 per ounce for the Depository Program and Certificate Program, and 0.65% for Depository Online.

Allocated bullion fabrication charges depend on the coin or bar, as per the table below.

Note:

  • Coins are not available in Depository Online accounts.
  • Fabrication fees are not refundable.
  • The fabrication charges shown below may at times be reduced in line with special offers.
  • The Perth Mint Depository Department offers cast bars, not minted bars, and are not sold in packaging.
  • Only the 1kg gold bar, 400oz gold bar and 1000oz silver bar have serial numbers.
  • The weight of 400oz gold and 1000oz silver London Good Delivery bars varies per bar. See here for the specifications of these bars.

Cast Bars

Product Code Description Purity % Fine Oz per unit Fabrication Premium
Gold Bars
A1BD Gold 1oz Bar 99.99 1 $35.00
A1BN Gold 5oz Bar 99.99 5 $55.00
A1BB Gold 10oz Bar 99.99 9.999 $70.00
A1BO Gold 20oz Bar 99.99 19.998 $100.00
A1BA Gold 1KG Bar 99.99 32.148 $150.00
A1BI Gold 50oz Bar 99.99 49.995 $250.00
A1BJ Gold 400oz approx. Bar 99.5+ 400 +/- $240.00
Silver Bars
A2BB Silver 10oz Bar 99.9 10 $21.00
A2BO Silver 20oz Bar 99.9 20 $27.00
A2BA Silver 1KG Bar 99.9 32.151 $34.00
A2BP Silver 100oz Bar 99.9 100 $81.00
A2BL Silver 1000oz approx. Bar 99.9 1000 +/- $200

Coins

Product Code Description Purity % Fine Oz per unit Fabrication Premium
Gold Coins
A1CD010 Gold 1oz Kangaroo Coin 99.99 1 5.00%
 
Volume Breaks
Gold 1oz Kangaroo Coin
    ≥ 5 4.80%
    ≥ 10 4.50%
    ≥ 25 4.00%
 
Silver Coins
A2CD030 Silver 1oz Kangaroo Coin 99.99 1 $4.45
 
Volume Breaks
Silver 1oz Kangaroo Coin
    ≥ 25 $3.75
    ≥ 100 $3.20
    ≥ 250 $3.00
    ≥ 500 $2.85
 
A2CD020 Silver 1oz Kookaburra Coin 99.9 1 $9.00
A2CB020 Silver 10oz Kookaburra Coin 99.9 10 $45.00
 
Volume Breaks
Silver 10oz Kookaburra Coin
    ≥ 5 $44.00
    ≥ 10 $42.50
    ≥ 25 $40.00