Precious metals articles


National legislation

Act on the Control of Precious Metals Articles
Official Gazette, No. 36/2015 and 114/2022

Competent authority

State Office for Metrology
Phone: +385 1 563 00 00

Scope of application

The Act lays down the technical requirements for the standard of fineness to be met by all articles of precious metals; marking procedure; procedure for testing and hallmarking articles of precious metals being placed on the market or made available on the market.

Main requirements that the business user needs to know about

Precious Metal Articles should comply with the provisions stipulated in the Act.

National action - Mandatory testing and hallmarking shall apply to: gold articles weighing more than 3 g and silver articles weighing more than 3 g.

Market Surveillance Authority

State Office for Metrology

Link to the TRIS database

In the TRIS database you can look up the notification of the technical rule