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Sheffield Assay Office Christmas Opening Hours

Published: 14th December 2018

Sheffield Assay Office Christmas Opening Hours

We are closing for Christmas at 1700 on Friday 24th December 2018 and reopening at 0800 on 2nd January 2019.

The Sheffield Assay Office was established in 1773, under an Act of Parliament and today the company assays and hallmarks the precious metals - silver, gold, platinum and palladium. Sheffield Assay Office is one of only four UK assay offices who all work to uphold the Hallmarking Act of 1973 and continue to ensure consumer protection for customers purchasing precious metals.

To find out more about the whole range of services offered by Sheffield Assay Office, such as our hallmarking and analytical services, please email us at or complete the contact form on our website at,

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