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Want to get your old gold jewellery hallmarked? Check costs, other features

There are two ways in which you can get your ornaments hallmarked in order to make them marketable

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Old jewellery can be tested at any BIS-recognised Assaying and Hallmarking (A&H) Centre and hallmarked through a BIS-registered jeweller

BS Web Team New Delhi
In June 2021, the government of India made hallmarking of jewellery mandatory for 14-, 18- and 22-karat gold jewellery and artefacts. Only Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)-registered jewellers at certified sales outlets can sell hallmarked jewellery.

However, what happens to the old un-hallmarked jewellery available in our households? Will jewellers continue to buy back old gold jewellery without the hallmark from consumers?

Here is the two-step process to get your old jewellery hallmarked:

If you have old un-hallmarked gold or silver jewellery, then you can follow either of the two options to get it hallmarked:

1: Old jewellery can be

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First Published: Jun 21 2022 | 6:30 AM IST

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