Account information and ID requirements

To buy bullion from The Perth Mint for delivery, you will need to have an account. To place an order for more than AUD 2,000 of bullion we will need to verify your identify, in accordance with Australian Anti Money Laundering  and Counter Terrorism Financing  regulations.

In many cases, ID verification is straightforward and can be completed within a few minutes online. You will be notified if further action is required and will receive confirmation when your account is activated.

What we need to verify your identity

This will vary depending on what type of account, such as individual, sole trader, Australian company, non-Australian company, trust, super fund, partnership or association. It will also vary depending on which country you are in.

1. Account holder details

We will need your name address, date of birth and contact details.

2. Identity verification

Provide details of requested documents such as driver’s licence or passport (these vary from country to country). Only for orders over AUD 2,000.

3. Credit card details

Complete the Contract Completion Guarantee, which includes providing us with your credit card details.

4. Terms and conditions

Read and agree to our Terms and conditions.

Other ID and account requirements


Select from the forms below, noting that the ID requirements vary between forms and account types. Please ensure your account name matches your identification.

Where to submit forms and ID

Online orders
For bullion orders made at for delivery or click and collect.
PO Box 297 East Perth WA 6892
In-person orders bullion
For orders at the bullion trading room.
310 Hay Street East Perth

Certified identification documents

A certified/notarised copy means a document that has been certified/notarised as a true copy of an original document.

Where are my driver’s licence and card numbers?

Did you know your driver’s licence has a licence number and a card number? The location of these numbers varies, depending on the Australian state of issue.