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Egypt

1. Country: Egypt   2. Summary of hallmarking system: The hallmark is made up of several elements including: a mark denoting the type of metal, the year of the marking single mark indicating metal and fineness.     3. Ministry responsible:   Name and contact details Member IAAO Ministry of Support and Internal Commerce Phone: …

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Serbia

1. Country: Serbia  2. Summary of hallmarking system: Hallmarking is a compulsory state requirement.   3. Ministry responsible:   Name and contact details Member IAAO Ministry of Finance and Economy20 Kneza Milosa St.11000 Belgrade Repablic of Serbia Phone: + 381 11 364 26 00 Web site: www.mfp.gov.rs No   4. Contact Point for Hallmarking Information:   …

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Slovenia

1. Country: Slovenia   2. Summary of hallmarking system: State. Compulsory.   3. Ministry responsible:   Name and contact details Member IAAO Ministrstvo za visoko šolstvo, znanost in tehnologijo Kotnikova 38 Ljubljana, Slovenia 1000 Slovenia Tel: +386 1478 46 00 E-mail: gp.mvzt@gov.si Web Site: www.mvzt.gov.si     4. Contact Point for Hallmarking Information:   Name …

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Portugal

1. Country: Portugal   2. Summary of hallmarking system: The Portuguese hallmarking system is a compulsory system. The control is performed by the Lisbon and Oporto Assay Offices, which are official independent services integrated in INCM, the Portuguese Mint and Print.   3. Ministry responsible:   Name and contact details Member IAAO       …

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Finland

1. Country: Finland   2. Summary of hallmarking system: Statutory facultative system, where precious metal articles can be tested and hallmarked at assay offices, although articles can also be marked by producers. At least two marks are needed when an article is brought onto the Finnish market: a registered responsibility mark + a fineness mark …

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Czech Republic

1. Country: Czech Republic   2. Summary of hallmarking system: State, Compulsory   3. Ministry responsible:   Name and contact details Member IAAO Ministerstvo průmyslu a obchodu Na Františku 32 110 15 Praha 1 Czech Republic Tel: +420 224 851 111 Fax: +420 224 811 089 E-mail: posta@mpo.cz Web site: www.mpo.cz No   4. Contact …

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Norway

1. Country: Norway   2. Summary of hallmarking system:   Hallmarking is a compulsory state requirement.   3. Ministry responsible:    Name and contact details Member IAAO The Ministry of Trade and Industry Einar Gerhardsensplass 1, P.O.Box 8014 Dep Oslo 0030 Norway Tel: + 47 22 24 90 90 E-mail: postmottak@nhd.dep.no Web site: www.regjeringen.no/en/dep/nhd.html?id=709 No …

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Spain

1. Country: Spain   2. Summary of hallmarking system:   Hallmarking is a compulsory state requiremet carried out according to the Law 17/1985, and developed by the R.D. 197/1988: • Law 17/1985 of 01.07.1985 (BOE of 03.07.1985), it regulates the manufacture, traffic and commercialization of objects elaborated with precious metals, the national legislation brings other …

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Ireland

1. Country: Ireland   2. Summary of hallmarking system:   Hallmarking is a compulsory state requirement.   3. Ministry responsible:    Name and contact details Member IAAO Dept of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Competition & Consumer Policy Section, Earlsfort Centre, Lr Hatch St, Dublin 2 Ireland Tel: +353 1 631 2121 Fax: +353 1 631 …

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Latvia

1. Country: Latvia   2. Summary of hallmarking system:   Hallmarking is a compulsory state requirement.   3. Ministry responsible:    Name and contact details Member IAAO Ministry of Finance Smilsu Street 1 Riga LV1919 Latvia Tel: +371-67095405 E-mail: info@fm.gov.lv Web site: www.fm.gov.lv No   4. Contact Point for Hallmarking Information:    Name and contact …

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