Mandatory hallmarking of gold: Should you be worried about your uncertified jewellery?

The government has made it mandatory for jewellers to sell hallmarked gold. However, to ensure a smooth transition to the new regime, jewellers are allowed to sell their old stock till  January 14, 2021 and register with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). After the deadline, gold jewellery or artefacts without hallmarking cannot be sold … Read more Mandatory hallmarking of gold: Should you be worried about your uncertified jewellery?

Jewellery industry welcomes mandatory hallmarking from January 2021

Gold hallmarking is a purity certification of the precious metal and is voluntary in nature at present. Welcoming the government’s decision to make hallmarking of gold jewellery and artefacts mandatory across the country from January 15, 2021, the gems and jewellery industry on Friday said it will bring trust back to the industry. “This is … Read more Jewellery industry welcomes mandatory hallmarking from January 2021