Hallmarking Act 1973

The current legislation governing hallmarking in the UK.


Hallmarking Act 1973

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The UK is a member of the International Convention on Hallmarking meaning that UK assay offices can mark and UK retailers will accept a Common Control Mark that is struck by all convention countries.

The act has been updated several times since 1973 on advice of the British Hallmarking Council.

Published 12 July 2013
Last updated 26 July 2013 + show all updates
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