Downloads & Resources

Information about our services, pricing & more

Here you will find a range of resources to guide you through the hallmarking process. If you can't find what you're looking for, please get in touch with our customer service team.

Our Services

Price List

Even simpler pricing.

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Assay Assured Leaflet

Information on the world’s first digital trust mark for online jewellery retailers.

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Large & Decorative Marks Price List

To be read in conjunction with the main Price List

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Emergency Services

Pricing information for our one hour, same day, and next day emergency services.

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Pricing

Price List

Even simpler pricing.

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Large & Decorative Marks Price List

To be read in conjunction with the main Price List

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Emergency Services

Pricing information for our one hour, same day, and next day emergency services.

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Guidance on Compliance with the UK Hallmarking Act

Dealer’s Notice

Download the latest copy of the dealers’ notice (mandatory under section 11 of the Hallmarking Act for anyone selling precious metal articles). The self print option is subject to strict conditions.

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Practical Hallmarking Guide

A simple and practical guide to UK Hallmarking.

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Hallmarking Guidance Leaflet

A simple guide to the rules and regulations governing hallmarking in the UK.

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Hallmarking Act of 1973

The complete Hallmarking Act 1973 including all subsequent amendments.

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Guidance on Bonded Gold

The British Hallmarking Council’s guidance on bonded gold.

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Guidance on Gold Plated Silver

The British Hallmarking Council’s guidance on gold plated silver articles.

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Guidance on Mokume Gane Articles

The British Hallmarking Council’s guidance on mokume gane articles

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Guidance on Colour Descriptions

Guidance on the use of the words, gold, platinum, palladium and silver when used to describe the colour of base metal jewellery and watches.

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Guidance on Sponsors Marks, Logos & Town Marks

The British Hallmarking Council’s principles and guidance on sponsor’s marks, logos and town marks.

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Mixed Metals Guidance

Specific guidance on articles consisting of precious metal and non-precious metal

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Forms for Submitting Hallmarking

Hallnote

Use this form for submitting items for testing and hallmarking. Register to use our Virtual Assay Office to submit your jobs online. Includes our hallmarking Terms and Conditions.

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Special Instruction Sheet
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Registration Information

List of Punch Shapes

View the range of sponsors’ mark shapes available for new registrations.

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