The Perth Mint is Australia's oldest operating Mint, established in 1899 to mint gold sovereigns for the British Empire.
The Perth Mint is owned by the Western Australian Government and is Australia's specialist precious metals mint, producing collector coins, gift coins, precious metal gift ideas and jewellery.
The Perth Mint Website www.perthmint.com.au displays over 300 products in categories such as gold coins, silver coins, platinum coins, coin programs, themed coins, jewellery and gifts. Prices range from $12 to over $7000 and products are shipped door-to-door (inc. insurance) worldwide.
The Perth Mint accepts payment via credit card (Visa, Master Card, American Express and Diners), Pay Pal and direct deposit. Australian customers can also pay via BPay.
The Perth Mint has traded online since the year 2000 and the site has recently been completely redeveloped. Ecommerce is now a major distribution channel for the Mint worldwide.