Scrap purchasing services
What types of scrap do Gerrards purchase?


Gerrards buy precious metal scrap in virtually any form, including:

- Gold, Silver, Platinum, Palladium, Rhodium
- live jewellery scrap and assayed precious metal ingots
- job lots, end of lines and retailers redundant stock
- jewellers' lemels, sweeps and scrap requiring melt and assay
- dental scrap, lemels and sweeps
- platinum group metals, scrap and residues

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How long does it take to process my scrap?


- Clean and hallmarked scrap: Same or next day
- Assayed bars: Same or next day
- Lemels and melts: 3-4 working days
- Sweeps: 7 to 10 working days

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What are the charges?


Gerrards’ charges are as follows:

Melt & Assay
Au Melt and Assay £20.00
Pt Melt and Assay £40.00
Au/Ag Melt and Assay £40.00
Au/Pt Melt and Assay £45.00
Au/Pd Melt and Assay £45.00
Au/Pt/Pd Melt and Assay £65.00
Au/Pt/Pd/Ag Melt and Assay £85.00
Au Assay £10.00
 
Sweeps
Au Sweep Charges £3 per kilo                                                Min Charge £25.00
Au/Pt Sweep Charges £3 per kilo                                         Min Charge £40.00
Au/Ag Sweep Charges £3 per kilo Min Charge £35.00
 
Delivery Charges
Special Delivery per Parcel insured to £2500 £10.00
Securicor Charges out per parcel insured to £100,000 £30.00
Securicor Charges in per parcel insured to £100,000 £30.00
 
Payment Charges
CHAPS Charge £23.00
BACS No Charge
Cheque No Charge
Cash No Charge

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What are the settlement terms?


We offer flexible settlement terms allowing payment by:

- Cash
- Cheque;
- BACS;
- CHAPS (Charge £23.00);
- Return of fine precious metal;
- Metal account transfer; or
- From our range of semi-fabricated products, second hand and new goods.

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Why choose Gerrards?


Gerrards have been providing scrap purchasing services to the trade from our Hatton Garden premises for 30 years.

You are guaranteed a reliable, fast and efficient service, with best prices paid and no hidden charges. If you would like to discuss your requirements please do not hesitate to contact us.

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