The Jordan Standards and Metrology Organization (JSMO) was established as a public Organization with financial and administrative autonomy in accordance with the Standards and Metrology Law No. 15 for the Year 1994, amended in accordance with the Law No. 22 for the Year 2000 and its amendments
Precious metals department was established in 1985 in order to provide a range of distinctive services to ensure the quality of jewels of precious metals ( platinum,gold and silver ) for the fineness standards, through their examination using the latest technologies and equipment , then stamping the jewels with the specific hallmarks whether the jewels where locally manufactured or imported . all this contributes to the achievement of the objectives of the organization and the protection of the citizen.
Receiving & Preparing Samples Division
Receives imported and locally manufactured precious
metals jewels for the purpose of hallmarking. The standard fineness is checked
by random sampling and testing.
This division is responsible for testing the jewelry fineness,
by using X-Ray and fire assay methods
according to ISO standards.
Hallmarking the conforming pieces of precious metals
jewels using laser or punch methods.
Performing periodic inspection on enterprises
manufacturing or selling precious metals jewels to check there compliance with
Instructions No. 2/2019 ,Also follows up Consumers complaints regarding
precious metal jewels.
تعليمات المصوغات المعدلة 2-2019.pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( JANUARY -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( Feb- 2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( MARCH -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( APRIL -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( MAY -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( JUNE -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( JULY -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( AUGUST-2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( SEPTEMBER -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( OCTOBER -2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for ( NOVEMBER-2019).pdf
Achievements of PMD for the year 2015.pdf
Achievements of PMD for the year 2016.pdf
Achievements of PMD for the year 2017.pdf
Achievements of PMD for the year 2018.pdf
Testing of samples to check the legal karat
Stamping golden jewelry after checking the karat, by using laser stamping machine
Stamping of local & imported silver jewelry
Testing of local & imorted silver alloys
stamping of local & imported platinum jewelry
Testing of local & imorted platinum alloys
Quantities of stamped jewelery for tax purposes
The PMD makes periodic inspection tours on the local market and also follow up complaints received from citizens