Mission Statement

A trusted partner with all those involved in the Gold Trading industry, displaying high professionalism and values, contributing to the development of Guyana's economy

Fair Prices

The Board secures adequate supplies of gold ensuring equitable distribution at fair prices and engages in other commercial and industrial activities.


Established on May 15, 1982 to manage the business trading of gold in Guyana. The Guyana Gold Board and its licensed agents are permitted by law to buy, sell and export gold.

Trading & Bartering

Where Individuals/Businesses wish to trade or barter in gold and/or precious stones in mining districts, trader's License must be obtained from the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission.