South African Diamond and Precious Metals Regulator

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Overview of the SADPMR

The South African Diamond Board was established in 1987 in terms of the Diamond Act, Act 56 of 1986 to regulate control over possession, the purchase, and sale of diamonds, the processing and the export of diamonds. During 2007 three pieces of legislation, namely; the Diamond Amendments Act, Act 30 of 2005, the Diamond Second Amendment Act, Act 30 of 2005 and the Precious Metals Act, Act 37 of 2005 were promulgated thereby broadening the legal mandate of the Board to also regulated precious metals. 

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Annual Report

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Document Library

Browse our document library for all applications forms and documents relating to registration, licensing, permits, legislation, inspection and diamond trade.


Diamond Tenders

The next DEEC SADPMR tender will take place from Thursday 8th May  to Thursday 15th May 2014.


Supply Chain Tenders

Response for Bid: SADPMR:01/20... | 05 August 2014
Successful/Awarded Bid: SADPMR... | 22 July 2014
Successful/Awarded Bid: SADPMR... | 06 June 2014

Supply Chain Tenders

Application for Licence Renewal12 April 2017
Application for Licence Renewal
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Announcement12 April 2017
The Republic of South Africa appointed as Kimberly Process WGM Chair
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