How to Order

Today, there are a number of convenient ways to purchase precious metals from Lakeshore Trading. Depending on your particular situation, investment objectives and bullion trading needs, you may decide to invest in gold, silver, platinum or palladium.

Buying precious metals from Lakeshore Trading is quick, easy and secure.

Once you have decided on what and how much to purchase, you can send us an email. Just as long as you have a connection to the Internet, you may place your order from anywhere in the world.
Alternatively you can call and ask to speak to a Consultant who will assist you in executing your order over the phone.

Easy Guide for an Online Purchase


  1. Request a quotation by sending an e-mail to: or
    Please be sure to include the exact name of the coin(s) or bar(s), and the quantity you would like to purchase. In addition, please specify the delivery point or indicate if you prefer to collect your purchase in person.
  2. We will then email you an official quotation. If you would like to proceed with the order, you will have to confirm your acceptance by return e-mail before the stated expiry time indicated on the quotation.
  3. We will then issue you with an invoice. When you receive our invoice, you will be expected to pay immediately. Your payment for your precious metals must be initiated on the day of purchase by means of an Electronic Fund Transfer (EFT) or cash deposit. Upon receipt of payment, your order will be processed for delivery to you, personally, or we will set up a date and time for you to collect.

In the event that the payment does not reflect in our bank account within 48 hours from the time the order was placed, the order will be automatically cancelled.

You may also request a price by using the product page.

In the case of bulk orders that we cannot immediately fulfill due to stock shortages, we will quote you a price for delivery which may be 10-12 working days. However, we will require payment before the order is placed, but by doing this your order and price are secured.

Personal delivery is made by RAM Hand-to-Hand Couriers. As a result of limitations on weight and value, your order may be shipped to you in more than one package and arrive on different days. RAM courier will not provide us with a delivery date or time but usually the delivery takes place the next day after the package has been collected.

We do arrange special delivery for orders with a very high value and weight.