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Last Update: 11 Jun 2020

Date: 06 Jun 1990

GIBRALTAR COINAGE ACT, 1990

 

Act No. – 1990-19

Commencement – 7.6.1990

Assent – 7.6.1990

 

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

 

Section

 

1. Title and Commencement.

2. Issue of Gibraltar coinage.

3. Standard of coins.

4. Legal tender.

5. Minister’s power to vary Schedule.

6. Consequential amendments.

7. Demonetisation.

 

SCHEDULE -  Standard composition, diameter and weight of Gibraltar sterling decimal coinage.

 

AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUE OF COINS BY THE GOVERNMENT OF GIBRALTAR, TO PROVIDE FOR SUCH COINS TO BE LEGAL TENDER FOR PAYMENTS UP TO AMOUNTS SPECIFIED AND FOR MATTERS INCIDENTAL THERETO.

 

Title and Commencement.

 

1. This Act may be cited as the Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990, and shall come into operation on such date as the Governor may by notice in the Gazette appoint.

 

 

Issue of Gibraltar coinage.

 

2. (1)  Subject to subsection (2) of this section, the Minister responsible for finance may by notice in the Gazette authorize the issue in sterling currency of coins (hereinafter referred to as “coins”) of such denominations, design, composition, weight and dimensions as shall be specified in the notice.

 

  (2)  The design of such coins shall have been approved by the Minister responsible for finance prior to their issue in accordance with subsection (1) of this section.

 

 

Standard of coins.

 

3.(1)  All coins shall be of the standard weight, diameter and composition set out in the Schedule to this Act.

 

  (2)  In the making of the coins a remedy (that is to say a variation from the standard weight, composition or dimensions so specified) may be allowed in the notice referred to in section 2, such variation not to exceed the appropriate remedy allowance set out in the said Schedule.

 

 

Legal tender.

 

4. The coins shall be legal tender in Gibraltar as follows–

 

(a)        coins of denominations of not more than two pence for payment of any amount up to twenty pence;

 

(b)        coins of denominations of more than two pence but not more than ten pence for payment of any amount up to five pounds;

 

(c)        coins of denominations of more than ten pence but not more than two pounds for payment of any amount up to ten pounds;

 

(d)       coins of denominations of more than two pounds but not more than five pounds for payment of any amount up to fifty pounds;

 

(e)        coins of denominations of more than five pounds but not more than fifty pounds for payment of any amount up to three hundred pounds.

 

 

Minister’s power to vary Schedule.

 

5. The Minister responsible for finance may by notice in the Gazette vary, add to, or delete, any provisions of the Schedule to this Act.

 

 

Consequential amendments.

 

6.(1)  Section 5 of the Coinage Act 1870 shall have no effect with respect to any coins issued in pursuance of this Act.

 

Section 6(2) amends subsections 222(b) and (f) in the Criminal Offences Act.

 

 

Demonetisation.

 

7. The Minister responsible for finance may make rules for the domonetisation of coins issued under this Act.

 

 

SCHEDULE

Section 3

PART I

STANDARD COMPOSITION, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR STERLING DECIMAL COINAGE

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type

of Metal

Metal Fineness or Composition

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

1 Pence

20.30

Platinum

950

8.00

0.04

Plain

 

20.30

Gold

916

7.10

0.04

Plain

 

20.30

Silver

925

4.20

0.04

Plain

 

20.30

Bronze or copper plated steel

97Cu/2.5Zn/0.5Sn or steel

3.56

0.0750

Plain

 

20.30

Copper plated steel

93 Mild Steel/ 7 Cu

3.56

0.075

Plain

2 Pence

25.90

Platinum

950

16.00

0.06

Plain

 

25.90

Gold

916

14.20

0.06

Plain

 

25.90

Silver

925

8.40

0.06

Plain

 

25.90

Bronze or copper plated steel

97Cu/2.5Zn/0.5Sn or Steel

7.13

0.15

Plain

 

25.90

Copper plated steel

93 Mild Steel/ 7 Cu

7.13

0.15

Plain

5 Pence**

18.00

Platinum

950

3.25

0.08

Milled

 

18.00

Gold

916

3.25

0.08

Milled

 

18.00

Silver

925

3.25

0.08

Milled

 

18.00

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

3.25

0.08

Milled

 

18.00

Nickel Plated
Steel

17.5 microns of nickel on low carbon steel core

3.25

0.13

Milled

10 Pence*

24.50

Platinum

950

6.50

0.15

Milled

 

24.50

Gold

916

6.50

0.15

Milled

 

24.50

Silver

925

6.50

0.15

Milled

 

24.50

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

6.50

0.15

Milled

10 Pence

28.50

Platinum

950

25.00

0.12

Milled

 

28.50

Gold

916

22.00

0.12

Milled

 

28.50

Silver

925

13.00

0.12

Milled

 

28.50

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

11.32

0.14

Milled

 

24.50

Nickel Plated Steel

21 microns of nickel on low carbon steel core

6.5

0.25

Milled

20 Pence

21.40

Platinum

950

5.00

0.03

Plain*

 

21.40

Gold

916

5.00

0.03

Plain*

 

21.40

Silver

925

5.00

0.03

Plain*

 

21.40

Cupro Nickel

84Cu/ l6Ni

5.00

0.05

Plain*

50 Pence

30.00

Platinum

950

30.40

0.15

Plain*

 

30.00

Gold

916

26.00

0.15

Plain*

 

30.00

Silver

925

15.50

0.15

Plain*

 

30.00

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

13.50

0.19

Plain*

50 Pence

27.3

Platinum

950

8.00

0.12

Plain*

 

27.3

Gold

916

8.00

0.12

Plain*

 

27.30

Gold

916.0

15.50

0.10

Plain*

 

27.3

Silver

925

8.00

0.12

Plain*

 

27.3

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

8.00

0.10

Plain*

50 Pence

27.30

Silver

925

16

0.24

Plain

50 Pence

27.30

Gold

916

16

0.24

Plain

1 Pound**

22.50

Platinum

950

9.50

0.08

Interupted mill/round

 

22.50

Gold

916

9.50

0.08

Interupted mill/round

 

22.50

Silver

925

9.50

0.08

Interupted mill/round

 

22.50

Nickel Brass

70Cu/24.5 Zn/5.5Ni

9.50

0.08

Interupted mill/round

1 Pound

22.50

Nickel Brass

70Cu/24.5 Zn/5.5Ni

9.50

0.08

Milled

1 Pound

32

Silver

999/1000

15.55

0.027

Milled/round

1 Pound

39.94

Silver

999

31.31

0.20

Engraved round edge

1 Pound

39.00

Silver

999

31.103

0.055

Milled

2 Pounds

39.00

Silver

999

155.51

0.275

Milled

2 Pounds

21.00

Gold

999.9

6.22

0.011

Milled

2 Pounds

28.40

Platinum

950

18.00

0.10

Interupted mill/round

 

28.40

Gold

916

15.94

0.10

lnterupted mill/round

 

28.40

Silver

925

9.30

0.10

Interupted mill/round

 

28.40

Mixed Metal

8lCu/10Sn/ 9Ni

8.00

0.12

Interupted mill/round

 

36.00         

Mixed Metal

Cu85/Zn15       

28.28        

0.565          

Milled/Edge

2 Pounds

28.40***

Platinum/ Gold

995/999

33.17

15.55

0.12

Milled

 

28.40***

Silver/ Gold

999/999

24.22

15.55

0.12

Milled

 

28.40***

Mixed Metal

4%NiBrass/75Cu25Ni

12.00

0.14

Milled

 

28.40***

Silver/ Silver gold plated

999/999

12.00

0.12

Milled

3 Pounds

32

Alpaca

64Cu/24Zn/12Ni

12.0

0.35

plain

5 Pounds

36.10

Platinum

950

45.50

0.22

Interupted mill/round

5 Pounds

38.60

Platinum

995/1000

31.1035

0.055

milled/round

5 Pounds

38.60

Platinum with 24 Carat Gold Particles

995/1000

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

36.10

Gold

916

39.83

0.22

Interupted mill/round

 

36.10

Sliver

925

23.50

0.22

Interupted mill/round

5 Pounds

38.60

Gold Plated Silver

925/1000

28.28

0.055

milled/round

 

36.10

Mixed Metal

81Cu/10Sn/9Ni

20.00

0.24

Interupted mill/round

 

36.10

Titanium

995 Ti

10.00

0.05

Interupted mill/round

 

32

Gold

999/1000

31.1

0.31

Interrupted Mill/Plain

 

32       

Alpaca

70Cu/28Zn/ 2Ni

11.7

0.35

Interrupted Milled/plain

Ten Pounds

65.00

Silver

925/1000

141.75

2.50

Milled

15 Pounds

37

Silver ***

999/1000

31.1035

+0.6221/-0

Plain edge

15 Pounds

37

Silver with a round natural diamond

999/1000

31.1035

+0.6221/-0

Plain edge

15 Pounds

37

Gold plated Silver ****

999/1000

31.1035

+0.6221/-0

Plain edge

15 Pounds

38.6

Silver

.999

28.35

.311

Milled/Interrupted edge

20 Pounds

40

Silver

999/1000

31.1035

0.055

Milled edge

20 Pounds

37

Silver

999/1000

31.1035

+0.6221/-0

Plain edge

20 Pounds

27.00

Silver

999/1000

7.775

0.194

Milled/ Interrupted

25 Pounds

 

17.50

 

Gold

 

752

 

10.45

 

0.05

 

Engraved round edge with round hole in the middle

100 Pounds

37

Gold

999.9/1000

31.1035

+0.6221/-0

Milled edge

Notes:

* Apex to base 7 sided curved equilateral heptagon

** These coins also come as Piedfort (Double Weight)

*** Inner Diameter 20.00 mm.

*** These coins also come with the reverse design in authentic colours.

**** There are two coins of this type one with the reverse design gold plated in 24 carat gold and the other with the rim of the coin gold plated in 24 carat gold.

 

Cu       Copper

Ni        Nickel

Zn        Zinc

Sn        Tin

Ti         Titanium

PART II.

STANDARD COMPOSITION, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR CROWN COINS.

 

Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type of Metal 

Millesimal Composition or Fineness

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

1/25 Crown

11.00

Gold

999/1000

0.5

0.0075

Milled

1/25 Crown

13.92

Gold

999.5

1.2447

0.0022

milled/round

 

13.92

Platinum

999.5

1.2447

0.0022

milled/round

 

13.92

Gold/silver

500/500

1.2447

0.0022

milled/round

1/20 Crown

15.00

Platinum

999.5

1.556

0.0027

milled/round

1/10 Crown

16.50

Platinum

999.5

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

 

17.95

Platinum

999.5

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

 

17.95

Silver/gold

500/500

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

 

17.95

Gold

999/1000         

3.112

0.0055

milled/round edge

1/10 Crown

17.95

Gold

999/1000         

3.112

0.027

Milled/Interrupted

1/5 Crown

22.00

Platinum

999.5

6.223

0.011

milled/round

 

22.00

Gold

999.5

6.223

0.011

milled/round

 

22.00

Gold/silver

500/500

6.223

0.011

milled/round

1/5 Crown

22.00

Gold

585/1000

6.223

0.125

Milled

1/4 Crown

22.00

Platinum

999.5

7.780

0.013

milled/round

 

22.00

Silver

925.0

7.780

0.013

milled/round

1/4 Crown

22.05

Gold

999/1000

7.780

0.130

Interrupted milled/Round

1/4 Crown

22.05

Gold

999/1000

7.780

0.130

Milled/Interrupted

1/2 Crown

32.00

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

14.44

0.317

Milled/Interrupted

 

27.00

Platinum

999.5

15.559

0.027

milled/round

 

30.00

Gold

999.5

15.559

0.027

milled/round

 

32.25

Platinum

999.5

15.559

0.027

milled/round

 

32.25

Gold/titanium

999.9/990

11.00***

0.027

milled/round

 

32.25

Gold/silver

999.9/999

17.90#

0.027

milled/round

 

32.25

Silver/titanium

999.990

17.99##

 

milled/round

 

32.25

Gold

999.5

15.559

0.027

milled/round

 

32.25

Silver

999.0

15.567

0.027

milled/round

 

32.25

Gold/silver

500/500

15.559

0.027

milled/round

½  Crown

32.25

Gold

999/1000

15.559

0.027

Milled/Interrupted

½ Crown   

32.00   

Cupro Nickel    

Cu75Ni25

14.14  

0.028   

Milled/Numbered

½ Crown

32.00

Silver

999/1000

15.55

0.388

Milled/Numbered

1/2 Crown

32.00

Silver

925/1000

15.55

0.027

Milled

1 Sovereign

22.00

Gold

375Au

6.22

0.011

Interrupted milled/round

1/2 Sovereign

17.95

Gold

375Au

3.11

0.0055

Interrupted milled/round

1/5 Sovereign

13.92

Gold

375Au

1.244

0.0022

Interrupted milled/round

**1 Crown

32.70

Platinum

999.5

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

32.70

Gold

999.5

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Platinum

999.5

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Gold/titanium

999.9/990

31.7****

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Mixed metal

90 Cu/10Zn###

28.28

0.011

Interrupted milled/round

 

38.60

Palladium

999.0

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Gold

999.5

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Gold

916.0

33.933

0.055

millediround

 

38.60

Silver

999.0

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Sterling Silver

925.0

28.28

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Cupro Nickel

*75/25 Cu.Ni

28.28

0.080

milled/round

1 Crown

38.61

Cupro Nickel

Cu75Ni25  

28.28

0.848

Milled

1 Crown

38.60

Cupro Nickel Silver Plated

75Cu/25Ni

28.28

0.848

milled/round

1 Crown

38.60

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

28.28

0.848

milled/round

1 Crown

38.60

CuNi

75Cu/25Ni

28.28

0.0055

Milled Edge

1 Crown

38.60

Cupro Nickel Gold Plated

75Cu/25Ni

28.28

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Gold/silver

500/500

31.103

0.055

milled/round

1 Crown

65.00

Silver

999/1000

28.35

0.060

Milled

One Crown

38.60

Cupro Nickel

Cu75Ni25

28.28

0.848

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Tombac

Cu85Zn15

32.60

0.652

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Silver

999/1000

62.206

0.110

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Gold

999/1000

62.206

0.110

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Gold

999/1000

31.103

0.055

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Tombac

Cu85Ni15

32.600

0.652

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

40.00

Tombac

Cu85Ni15

31.103

0.620

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Copper

Cu99

25.00

0.750

Milled

One Crown

36.00

Tombac

Cu85Zn15

28.28

0.565

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

Silver

999/1000

62.206

0.110

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

Gold

999/1000

62.206

0.110

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

Gold

999/1000

31.103

0.055

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

Tombac

Cu85Zn15

32.600

0.652

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

CuNi

Cu75Ni25

28.28

0.848

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

Silver

999/1000

31.103

0.055

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.61

Silver

925/1000

28.28

0.848

Milled/Interrupted

One Crown

38.60

Silver

925/1000

28.28

0.0055

Milled

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Gold

375/1000

 

8.00

0.212

Milled

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Gold

999/1000

10.00

0.02

Milled/Interrupted

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

19.30

Gold

999/1000

6.22

0.13

milled/round

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Gold

375/1000

 

10.00

0.3

Milled

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Gold

999/1000

10.00

0.2

Milled

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Selective Platinum and Rose Gold Plated

375/1000

 

10.00

0.3

Milled

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Selective Platinum and Rose Gold Plated

999/1000

10.00

0.2

Milled

Double Crown

26.00

Gold

375/1000

8.00

0.212

Milled/Interrupted

Two Crowns/ Double Crown

26.00

Gold

375/1000

10.00

0.2

Milled/Interrupted

 

2 Crowns

50.00

CuNI/Copper

75/25/100

40.00§

0.110

milled/round

2 Crowns

85.00

Cupro Nickel

75Cu/25Ni

462.20

0.790

milled/round or plain

2 Crowns

50.00

Silver/Copper

999/100

41.50§§

0.110

milled/round

2 Crowns

50.00

Gold/Copper

999.9/100

50.80§§§

0.110

milled/round

2 Crowns

40.00

Gold

999.5

62.207

0.110

milled/round

 

40.00

Silver

999.5

62.207

0.110

milled/round

5 Crowns

50.00

Platinum

999.5

155.845

0.250

milled/round

 

50.00

Gold

999.5

155.845

0.250

milled/round

 

50.00

Gold

916.0

169.917

0.250

milled/round

 

65.00

Silver

999.0

155.923

0.250

milled/round

10 Crowns

63.00

Platinum

999.5

311.590

0.400

milled/round

 

63.00

Gold

916.0

339.735

0.400

milled/round

 

63.00

Gold

999.5

311.590

0.400

milled/round

 

65.00

Platinum

999.5

311.590

0.400

milled/round

 

65.00

Gold

916.0

339.735

0.400

milled/round

 

65.00

Gold

999.5

311.590

0.400

milled/round

 

75.00

Silver

999.0

311.746

0.400

milled/round

10 Crowns

38.60

Silver

925/1000

28.28

0.055

milled/round

10 Crowns

88.70

Silver Plated Brass

CU63/ZN37

400.00

12.00

Interrupted/Milled

10 Crowns

88.70

Gold Plated Brass

CU63/ZN37

400.00

12.00

Interrupted/Milled

12 Crowns

75.00

Silver

999.0

373.242

0.600

milled/round

 

75.00

Gold

999.0

373.242

0.600

milled/round

15 Crowns

65.00

Gold

999.5

446.552

0.025

millediround

20 Crowns

75.00

Gold

999.05

622.07

1.100

milled/round

25 Crowns

80.00

Gold

999.5

777.59

1.375

milled/round

32 Crowns

85.00

Gold

999.5

1,000.00

1.700

milled/round

 

85.00

Gold

999.5

1,000.00

1.700

plain

 

85.00

Silver

999.0

1,000.00

1.700

milled/round

 

85.00

Silver

999.0

1,000.00

1.700

plain

 

85.00

Platinum

995.00

1,000.00

1.700

milled/round

40 Crowns

100.00

Silver

999.0

1244.14

1.800

milled/round

64 Crowns

85.00

Gold

999.5

2,000.00

2.000

milled/round

 

85.00

Silver

999.0

2,000.00

2.000

milled/round

 

85.00

Platinum

995.00

2,000.00

2.000

milled/round

1/32 oz

1.93

Gold

999.5

1.00

0.0022

milled/round

 

Notes:

 

 

 

*

Cu

Copper

75

 

Ni

Nickel

25%

 

 

 

 

**

1

Crown = 25 pence

 

 

 

 

 

***

Au

Gold

9 grams

 

Ti

Titanium

2 grams

 

 

 

 

****

Au

Gold

26.3 grams

 

Ti

Titanium

5.4 grams

 

 

 

 

#

 

Silver

5.79 grams

 

 

Gold

12.11 grams

 

 

 

 

##

 

Silver

12.99 grams

 

 

Titanium

5.00 grams

###

 

Cu Copper Zn Zinc

 

§

 

CuNi

10.00 gms

 

 

Copper

30.00 gms

§§

 

Silver

11.50 gms

 

 

Copper

30.00 gms

§§§

 

Gold

20.80 gms

 

 

Copper

30.00 gms

 

PART III.

TABLE 1

STANDARD COMPOSITION, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR COMMEMORATIVE SOVEREIGN IN PLATINUM AND GOLD COINS.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type of Metal

Millesimal Composition or Fineness

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

25 Pence

14.00

Gold

916.0

1.99

0.0035

milled/round

25 Pence

14.00

Platinum

999.0

1.99

0.0035

milled/round

50 Pence

19.30

Gold

916.0

3.98

0.007

milled/round

50 Pence

19.30

Platinum

999.0

3.98

0.007

milled/round

1 Pound

22.10

Gold

916.0

7.96

0.014

milled/round

1 Pound

22.10

Platinum

999.0

7.96

0.014

milled/round

1 Pound

22.05

Gold

916.0

7.98

0.239

milled/round

1 Pound

22.05

Gold

916.0

7.98

0.080

milled/round

2 Pounds

28.40

Gold

916.0

15.94

0.028

milled/round

2 Pounds

28.40

Platinum

999.0

15.94

0.028

milled/round

5 Pounds

36.10

Gold

916.0

39.83

0.056

milled/round

5 Pounds

36.10

Platinum

999.0

39.83

0.056

milled/round

5 Pounds

38.60

Gold

916.0

39.94

0.055

milled/round

5 Pounds

38.60

Silver

925.0

28.28

0.055

milled/round

5 Pounds

38.6

Silver, Gold Plated

925/1000

28.28

+0.556/-0

Milled/Round edge

5 Pounds

38.61

Silver

925/1000

28.28

0.848

Milled/Interrupted

10 Pounds

17.95

Gold

999/1000

3.112

0.0055

Milled/Interrupted

10 Pounds

17.95

Gold

999.9

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

10 Pounds

17.95

Gold

999/1000          

3.112

0.0055

Milled/Round edge

10 Pounds

65.00

Gold

916.0

141.75

0.25

milled/round

10 Pounds

65.00

Silver coin, plated in 24 carat gold

925.0

141.75

0.25

milled/round

 

65.00

Silver

925.0

141.75

0.25

milled/round

10 Pounds

65.00

Silver

999/1000

141.75

0.25

milled/interrupted

10 Pounds

65.00

Silver

916/1000

141.75

0.25

milled/interrupted

10 Pounds

17.95

Platinum

999.5

3.112

0.0055

Milled

20 Pounds

22.00

Gold

999.9

6.223

0.011

milled/round

50 Pounds

32.25

Gold

999.9

15.559

0.027

milled/round

100 Pounds

38.60

Gold

999.9

31.103

0.055

milled/round

1500 Pounds

70.00

Gold

999.9

466.945

0.400

milled/round

TABLE 2

STANDARD METAL COMPOSITION OF FINENESS, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR COMMEMORATIVE SOVEREIGN COINS IN PLATINUM, GOLD, SILVER AND CUPRO NICKEL.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type of Metal 

Millesimal Composition or Fineness

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

25 Pence

13.92

Gold

999.5

1.244

0.0022

milled/round

 

13.92

Platinum

995.0

1.244

0.0022

milled/round

25 Pence

36.0

Mixed-Plain Silver Finish

85Cu/Zn15

28.28

+0.565/-0

Milled/Interrupted edge

50 Pence

17.95

Gold

999.5

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

 

17.95

Platinum

995.0

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

1 Pound

22.00

Gold

999.5

6.223

0.011

milled/round

 

22.00

Platinum

995.0

6.223

0.011

milled/round

2 Pounds and

30.00

Gold

999.5

15.551

0.027

milled/round

fifty pence

30.00

Platinum

995.0

15.551

0.027

milled/round

5 Pounds

32.70

Platinum

995.0

31.103

0.055

milled/round

 

38.60

Silver

999.0

31.103

0.055

milled/round

5 Pound

38.60

Silver

925.0

28.28

0.848

milled/round

 

38.60

CuproNickel

75Cu/25Ni

28.28

0.080

milled/round

5 pounds

32.70

Gold

999/1000

31.103

0.055

Milled/Interrupted

10 pounds

65.00

Silver

999/1000

155.52

2.7270

Milled/Interrupted

Notes:

            *Cu                 Copper

              Ni                  Nickel

PART IV.

STANDARD METAL COMPOSITION OF FINENESS, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR STERLING/ECU COINS.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type of Metal 

Millesimal Composition or Fineness

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

£50/70 Ecus

22.00

Gold

500.0

6.22

0.013

round/milled interrupted

£10/14 Ecus

30.00

Silver

925.0

10.00

0.027

round/milled interrupted

PART V.

STANDARD METAL COMPOSITION OF FINENESS, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR STERLING/ECU COMMEMORATIVE COINS.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type of Metal 

Millesimal Composition or Fineness

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

£100/140 Ecus

30.00

Gold

999.0

15.559

0.027

milled/round

£ 50/70 Ecus

22.00

Gold

999.0

6.22

0.013

milled/round

£ 20/28 Ecus

17.95

Gold

999.0

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

£ 10/14 Ecus

13.92

Gold

999.0

1.2447

0.0022

milled/round

£ 25/35 Ecus

38.60

Silver

925.0

28.28

0.055

milled/round

£ 10/14 Ecus

30.00

Silver

925.0

10.00

0.027

milled/round

£ 2/2.8 Ecus

38.60

Cupro Nickel

75 Cu/25 Ni

28.28

0.080

milled/round

Notes:

 

* Cu    Cooper 75%

   Ni     Nickel 25%

PART VI.

STANDARD METAL COMPOSITION OR FINENESS, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR COMMEMORATIVE ROYAL COINS.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter mm

Type of Metal 

Millesimal Composition or Fineness

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

1 gr

9.93

Gold

99.5

1.00

0.0022

milled/round

1/25 Royal /£0.20

13.92

Gold

999.5

1.244

0.0022

milled/round

1/25 Royal /£0.20

13.80**

Gold

999.9

1.244

0.0022

Plain

1/10 Royal /£0.50

17.95

Gold

999.5

3.112

0.0055

milled/round

1/5 Royal/£1

22.00

Gold

999.5

6.223

0.011

milled/round

1/2 Royal /£2.50

30.00

Gold

999.5

15.551

0.027

milled/round

l Royal/£5

32.70

Gold

999.5

31.103

0.055

milled/round

2 Royal/£10

40.00

Gold

999.5

62.207

0.11

milled/round

5 Royal/£25

50.00

Gold

999.5

155.517

0.275

milled/round

10 Royal/£50

63.00

Gold

999.5

311.035

0.55

milled/round

15 Royal/£75

65.00

Gold

999.5

466.552

0.825

milled/round

20 Royal/£100

75.00

Gold

999.5

622.07

1.100

milled/round

25 Royal/£125

80.00

Gold

999.5

777.59

1.375

milled/round

l Crown/£0.25

38.60

Silver

999.0

31.103

0.055

milled/round

32 Royal/£160

85.00

Gold

999.5

1000

1.700

milled/round

40 Royal/£200

100.00

Gold

999.5

1244.14

1.8

milled/round

32 Crowns/£8

85.00

Silver

999.0

1000.00

1.7

milled/round

64 Crowns/£16

85.00

Silver

999.0

2000.00

2.0

milled/round

32 Royal/£160

85.00

Platinum

995.0

1000.00

1.7

milled/round

64 Royal/£320

85.00

Platinum

995.0

2000.00

2.0

milled/round

1 Royal/£0.25

38.60

Silver

999.0

31.103

0.055

Milled-round

1 Royal/£0.25

38.60

Cupro Nickel

75/25 Cu. Ni

28.28

0.080

milled-round

NOTES:

 

* Cu.   Copper 75%

   Ni.    Nickel 25%

** Maximum diameter dimension of heart-shaped coin.

PART VII

STANDARD METAL COMPOSITION OF FINENESS, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR SOVEREIGNS WITH THE DENOMINATION DETERMINED BY THE DIAMETER

 

Standard

Diameter mm

Denomination

Type of Metal

Metal

Fineness or Composition

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

13.50

Quarter Sovereign

Gold

916/1000

1.99

0.040

Milled Edge

13.50

Quarter Sovereign Piedfort

Gold

916/1000

3.98

0.8

Milled

14.00

Quarter Sovereign

Gold

916/1000

2.00

0.03

Milled

19.30

Half Sovereign

Gold

916/1000

3.99

0.079

Milled Edge

19.30

Half Sovereign Piedfort

Gold

916/1000

7.98

0.158

Milled

22.00

1 Sovereign

Gold

916/1000

8.00

0.12

Milled

22.05

1 Sovereign

Gold

916/1000

7.98

0.080

Milled Edge

22.05

1 Sovereign Piedfort

Gold

916/1000

15.96

0.16

Milled

28.40

2 Sovereigns

Gold

916/1000

15.97

0.207

Milled Edge

28.40

2 Sovereigns Piedfort

Gold

916/1000

31.94

0.414

Milled

32.00

Double Sovereign

Gold

916/1000

16.00

0.207

Milled

36.02

5 Sovereigns

Gold

916/1000

39.94

0.399

Milled Edge

36.02

5 Sovereigns Piedfort

Gold

916/1000

79.88

0.798

Milled

13.50

Quarter Sovereign

Silver

999/1000

1.99

0.0444

Milled

19.30

Half Sovereign

Silver

999/1000

3.99

0.0869

Milled

22.05

1 Sovereign

Silver

999/1000

7.98

0.0888

Milled

28.40

2 Sovereigns

Silver

999/1000

15.97

0.2277

Milled

36.02

5 Sovereigns

Silver

999/1000

39.94

0.4389

Milled

PART VIII

STANDARD METAL COMPOSITION OF FINENESS, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR GUINEA COINS.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter

mm

Type of Metal

Metal Fineness or Composition

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

Quarter Guinea

16.00

Gold

Au916/Ag84

2.1

0.042

Interrupted/Milled

Third Guinea

17.00

Gold

Au916/Ag84

2.8

0.056

Interrupted/Milled

Half Guinea

21.00

Gold

Au916/Ag84

4.2

0.084

Interrupted/Milled

One Guinea

24.00

Gold

Au916/Ag84

8.35

0.167

Interrupted/Milled

Two Gunieas

32.00

Gold

Au916/Ag84

16.7

0.334

Interrupted/Milled

Five Guineas

37.00

Gold

Au916/Ag84

41.75

0.835

Interrupted/Milled

PART IX

STANDARD COMPOSITION, DIAMETER AND WEIGHT OF GIBRALTAR COMMEMORATIVE STERLING COINS.

 

Face Value Denomination

Standard Diameter

mm

Type of Metal

Metal Fineness or Composition

Standard Weight gms

Weight Remedy gms

Rim/Shape Description

1 Pound

17.464

Gold

999.9%

0.5

0

Smooth edge/Rectangle

1 Pound

30.00

Silver

999/1000

10.00

0.1250

Rolling Stones Iconic tongue and lips logo

2 Pounds

16.932

Gold

Au 999.9%

1.00

0

Plain rim/Rectangle

2 Pounds

28.40

Silver

925/1000

12.00

0.2070

Milled/Interrupted

2 Pounds

30.00

Gold

999/1000

12.00

0.1500

Rolling Stones Iconic tongue and lips logo

5 Pounds

    36.61    

Silver

925/1000

28.28

0.0055

Milled

5 Pounds

32.70

Gold

999/1000

31.103

0.055

Milled

5 Pounds

38.60

Gold

916/1000

40.00

0.600

Milled

5 Pounds

50.00

Silver

999/1000

31.1035

0.3888

Rolling Stones Iconic tongue and lips logo

5 Pounds

40.00

Gold

999/1000

31.1035

0.3888

Rolling Stones Iconic tongue and lips logo

10 Pounds

21.0

Gold

999.9%

3.11

0

Plain.rim

20 Pounds

45.00

Gold

916/1000

77.75

1.166

Milled

50 Pounds

65.00

Gold

916/1000

155.51

2.330

Milled

2020/204

2020 Rolling Stones Collection – 50th Anniversary of the Iconic Lick Coins (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 2020

Amendment

11 Jun 2020

2020/106

UEFA Euro 2020 – One Pound Gold Coins (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 2020

Amendment

12 Mar 2020

2020/084

Vera Valor Gibraltar One Tenth Ounce (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 2020

Amendment

27 Feb 2020

2019/242

50th Anniversary of the First Flight of Concorde (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

19 Dec 2019

2019/235

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment To Part II Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

21 Nov 2019

2019/234

Queen Victoria 200th Anniversary – Reimagined Portraits Collection 2019 Coin (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

15 Nov 2019

2019/203

25th Anniversary–Breast Cancer Support Gibraltar Coin(Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

14 Oct 2019

2019/145

World War II Outbreak–80Th Anniversary Collection–Theroad To Victory Part I (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

25 Jul 2019

2019/112

Great British Icons UK Bank Note Collection Coins (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

06 Jun 2019

2019/103

Gold Vera Valor One Gram (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

16 May 2019

2019/098

Royal Air Force - Norwegian Pilots (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

10 May 2019

2019/086

Harry Potter Part One Crests Coins (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

11 Apr 2019

2019/087

75th Anniversary Of D-Day Fifty Pence Coin (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

11 Apr 2019

2019/032

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2019

Amendment

14 Feb 2019

2018/248

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.11) Notice 2018

Amendment

08 Nov 2018

2018/199

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.10) Notice 2018

Amendment

20 Sep 2018

2018/189

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.9) Notice 2018

Amendment

23 Aug 2018

2018/128

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.8) Notice 2018

Amendment

07 Jun 2018

2018/091

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.7) Notice 2018

Amendment

19 Apr 2018

2018/061

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.6) Notice 2018

Amendment

08 Mar 2018

2018/054

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.4) Notice 2018

Amendment

01 Mar 2018

2018/059

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.5) Notice 2018

Amendment

01 Mar 2018

2018/044

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.2) Notice 2018

Amendment

22 Feb 2018

2018/045

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.3) Notice 2018

Amendment

22 Feb 2018

2018/040

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 2018

Amendment

15 Feb 2018

2017/240

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.5) Notice 2017

Amendment

07 Dec 2017

2017/210

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.4) Notice 2017

Amendment

09 Nov 2017

2017/162

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2017

Amendment

16 Feb 2017

2017/197

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2017

Amendment

13 Jan 2017

2017/165

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.2) Notice 2017

Amendment

01 Aug 2016

2016/140

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2016

Amendment

30 Jun 2016

2016/094

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (4) 2016

Amendment

21 Apr 2016

2016/108

Notice Of Corrigendum

Amendment

21 Apr 2016

2016/023

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2016

Amendment

10 Feb 2016

2016/011

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (1) 2016

Amendment

21 Jan 2016

2015/236

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (5) Notice 2014

Amendment

21 Dec 2015

2015/215

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (6) 2014

Amendment

03 Dec 2015

2015/152

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (5) Notice 2014

Amendment

17 Sep 2015

2015/150

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (5) Notice 2014

Amendment

17 Sep 2015

2015/148

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (5) Notice 2014

Amendment

17 Sep 2015

2015/142

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (5) 2015

Amendment

04 Sep 2015

2015/093

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (5) 2015

Amendment

25 Jun 2015

2015/081

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (5) 2015

Amendment

04 Jun 2015

2014/247

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (7) 2014

Amendment

10 Dec 2014

2014/176

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (5) 2014

Amendment

30 Oct 2014

2014/125

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (2) 2014

Amendment

24 Jul 2014

2014/127

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice (3) 2014

Amendment

24 Jul 2014

2014/012

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2014

Amendment

06 Feb 2014

2013/161

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2013

Amendment

14 Oct 2013

2013/122

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (4) Notice 2013

Amendment

15 Aug 2013

2013/107

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2013

Amendment

11 Jul 2013

2013/065

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2013

Amendment

18 Apr 2013

2013/029

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2013

Amendment

14 Feb 2013

2012/214

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2012

Amendment

13 Dec 2012

2011/234

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) (No.2) Notice 2011

Amendment

20 Dec 2011

2011/169

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2011

Amendment

29 Sep 2011

2010/163

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2010

Amendment

11 Nov 2010

2010/095

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2010

Amendment

20 May 2010

2007-17

Gibraltar Laws (General Amendment) (No.1) Act 2007

Amendment

14 Jun 2007

2005/014

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment Of Schedule) Notice 2005

Amendment

10 Feb 2005

2004/099

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) (No. 2) Notice, 2004

Amendment

28 Oct 2004

2004/074

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) Notice, 2004

Amendment

19 Aug 2004

2003/017

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) (No. 2) Notice 2003

Amendment

13 Feb 2003

2003/016

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 2003

Amendment

13 Feb 2003

2002/068

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 2002

Amendment

26 Sep 2002

2002/026

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 2002

Amendment

07 Mar 2002

2001/010

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 2001

Amendment

08 Mar 2001

2000/035

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice, 2000

Amendment

11 May 2000

1999/084

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice, 1999

Amendment

22 Jul 1999

1999/022

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 1999

Amendment

11 Mar 1999

1998/066

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice, 1998

Amendment

20 Aug 1998

1997/129

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 1997

Amendment

30 Oct 1997

1996/112

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment to Schedule) (No. 2) Notice 1996

Amendment

05 Dec 1996

1996/105

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 1996

Amendment

07 Nov 1996

1995/149

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) (No.2) Notice 1995

Amendment

07 Dec 1995

1995/065

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 1995

Amendment

12 May 1995

1994/068

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) (No. 3) Notice, 1994

Amendment

14 Jul 1994

1994/030

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) (No. 2) Notice 1994

Amendment

17 Mar 1994

1994/012

Gibraltar Coinage Act (Amendment to Schedule) Notice 1994

Amendment

27 Jan 1994

1993/066

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment to Schedule) (No. 3) Notice 1993

Amendment

01 Apr 1993

1993/033

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) (No. 2) Notice 1993

Amendment

25 Feb 1993

1993/004

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 1993

Amendment

14 Jan 1993

1992/068

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 1992

Amendment

14 May 1992

1991/202

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) (No. 2) Notice, 1991

Amendment

31 Oct 1991

1991/081

Gibraltar Coinage Act 1990 (Amendment of Schedule) Notice 1991

Amendment

09 May 1991

1990/098

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment) (No. 2) Notice, 1990

Amendment

26 Jul 1990

1990/076

Gibraltar Coinage Act, 1990 (Amendment) Notice, 1990

Amendment

21 Jun 1990

1990-46

Gibraltar Coinage (Amendment) Act, 1990

Amendment

04 Apr 1990

1999/012

Gibraltar Coinage Demonetisation

Subsidiary Legislation

01 Dec 1992

2013/106

Issue of circulating £3 Coin Notice 2013

Notice

11 Jul 2013

2012/154

Issue Of Circulating Coin Notice, 2012

Notice

08 Nov 2012

2014/047

Issue Of Circulating Coin Notice, 2014

Notice

17 Apr 2014

1990/069

Issue Of New, Anniversary And Commemorative Coins

Subsidiary Legislation

06 Jun 1990

2013/121

Issue of the £20 Circulating coin, Notice 2013

Notice

15 Aug 2013