Where to sell my gold jewelry

Among the leading, trusted authorities in the precious metals industry, Vancouver Gold is one of Canada’s trusted neighbourhood gold buyers. We will buy almost any item that is solid gold, silver or platinum.

Having served thousands of clients and customers, we understand the questions that people may have. So in order to answer the most common questions, we’ve included a list of items we buy. Note that this list is not complete and does not include everything we buy!

  • Diamonds*
  • Yellow Gold Jewellery
  • White Gold Jewellery
  • Silver Jewellery
  • Silverware
  • Gold Coins
  • Silver Coins
  • East Indian Gold
  • Asian Gold
  • Broken Gold
  • Dental Gold
  • Gold Nuggets
  • Wedding Gold
  • Gold Bars
  • Placer Gold
  • and more..

*We offer the highest-possible payouts for diamonds.
Please click here to read about our diamond buying services.*


Items We Do Not Buy

Gold Plated or Gold Filled items. The following is a list of items stamps signifying items that are not solid gold.

Items We Do Not Buy
GP:Gold Plated
1/10th 10Kt,1/20th 12Kt:Items only contain 1/10th of their weight as 10kt or 1/20th of their weight as 12kt
GF:Gold Filled (items with a thicker gold plate)
GE:Gold Electroplated
RGP:Rolled Gold Plate
EPNS:Electroplated Nickel Silver
HGE:Heavy Gold Plate
GS:Gold Shell
GP:Gold Plate


Understanding Jewellery Hallmarks

The golds purity is usually stamped right onto the items. If the stamp has worn off, we have techniques to check the purity for you. This table helps you understand some of the common markings on the gold items that you are selling:

Karat StampingPurity (Parts per Thousand)
8k (Old European Gold)333
9k (English or European Gold)375
10k (Most Common in North America)417
14k (Common in North America and Italy)585
18k750
22k (Middle Eastern or Asian)916
24k (Asian)999
925Silver
GP, EGP, GF, Guaranteed. RGP, HE, KPGold Plated (Not Gold)