" To establish the Guild mark as a symbol of excellence in design and craftsmanship in Australlian handmade precious articles."
" To promote the crafts of jewellery and metalsmithing in Australia."
" An access in which jewellers and metalsmiths can communcate with each other, and those interested in this area."
" To provide hallmarking system to identify makers mark, carat stamp, Guild mark and date stamp."
" To maintain an exchange of information with similar organizations in Australia and overseas."
" To publish Touchplate Magazine ( the official newsletter of The Guild and Silversmiths Guild Association of Australia) which will be of the benefit and promote members and membership."
" To generate funds, for the advancement of the crafts of jewellery and metalsmithing in Australia."
" To promote a lobbying force in such areas as consignment legislation affecting jewellers and metalsmithing and exhibitions."
" To consolidate the craft of jewellery and metalsmithing in Australia as an art form."
" To assist in development of students through workshops and education."
" The Gold and Silversmiths Guild represent: A high proficiency as a professional gold and silversmith that will reflect honesty and integrity with commitment to excellence in craftsmanship."
"Australia's first and fully recognized Hallmark for Australian made precious metal articles."