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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South African Diamonds and Precious Metals Regulator will close on the 29th March 2018 at 10h00. The offices will open again on 03rd April 2018.


Annual Report

Download our latest annual report or access our archive from past years. Read more

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 tender will start on the 3rd May 2018.


Supply Chain Tenders

No current tenders available.

Supply Chain Tenders

Application for Licence Renewal
Application for Licence Renewal
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South African Diamonds and Precious Metal Regulator Easter Closure
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