The South African Mint is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB).

As the only exporting mint on the African continent, we’ve become known as a world leader in the industry, and our skills have been recognised with numerous awards. Our appealing designs and exceptional craftsmanship give us global appeal, while being home to brands like the world-famous Krugerrand highlights our strong local heritage.

We’re a ISO9001 certified company and a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) since 1988.

We produce all circulation coins for South Africa in copper, brass, nickel, aluminium, bronze, stainless steel, as well as electroplated copper and steel.

  • Our designs often reflect elements of national pride including great leaders, unique flora and fauna, and historical milestones.
  • Our skilled artists and technicians design and develop the coins, ensuring excellent manufacturing down to the finest detail. After all, we’re helping record our country’s history, which is why accuracy and skill are so important.
  • We continue to invest in new technologies so that we’re able to produce some of the most secure and durable currency coins in the world.