# Royal Canadian Mint Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. R-9)

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Act current to 2023-09-13 and last amended on 2016-12-15. Previous Versions

## SCHEDULE(Sections 2 and 6 to 6.3)

## PART 1

Non-circulation Coins

*Denominations*- One million dollars
- One hundred thousand dollars
- Two thousand five hundred dollars
- One thousand two hundred and fifty dollars
- One thousand dollars
- Five hundred dollars
- Three hundred and fifty dollars
- Three hundred dollars
- Two hundred and fifty dollars
- Two hundred dollars
- One hundred and seventy-five dollars
- One hundred and fifty dollars
- One hundred and twenty-five dollars
- One hundred dollars
- Seventy-five dollars
- Fifty dollars
- Thirty dollars
- Twenty-five dollars
- Twenty dollars
- Fifteen dollars
- Ten dollars
- Eight dollars
- Five dollars
- Four dollars
- Three dollars
- Two dollars
- One dollar
- Fifty cents
- Twenty-five cents
- Ten cents
- Five cents
- Three cents
- One cent

## PART 2

Circulation Coins

### (Sections 2 and 6.4 to 6.6)

1 A two dollar coin of which

(a) the composition is

(i) for the inner core, aluminum bronze (copper, aluminum and nickel), and

(ii) for the outer ring, pure nickel;

(b) the standard weight is 7.30 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 42.38 grams per kilogram of 137 pieces.

1.1 A two dollar coin of which

(a) the composition is

(i) for the inner core, multi-ply brass-plated aluminium bronze, and

(ii) for the outer ring, multi-ply nickel-plated steel;

(b) the standard weight is 6.92 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is ±30.45 grams per kilogram of 145 pieces.

2 A one dollar coin of which

(a) the composition is bronze plated nickel;

(b) the standard weight is 7.0 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 21.38 grams per kilogram of 143 pieces.

2.1 A one dollar coin of which

(a) the composition is brass plated nickel;

(b) the standard weight is 7.0 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is ±21.38 grams per kilogram of 143 pieces.

2.2 A one dollar coin of which

(a) the composition is multi-ply brass-plated steel;

(b) the standard weight is 6.27 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is ±30.4 grams per kilogram of 160 pieces.

3 A fifty cent coin of which

(a) the composition is pure nickel;

(b) the standard weight is 8.1 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 12.81 grams per kilogram of 123 pieces.

3.1 A fifty cent coin of which

(a) the composition is nickel, copper and nickel-plated steel;

(b) the standard weight is 6.9 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to the weight is ±30.39 grams per kilogram of 144 pieces.

4 A twenty-five cent coin of which

(a) the composition is pure nickel;

(b) the standard weight is 5.05 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 14.26 grams per kilogram of 198 pieces.

4.1 A twenty-five cent coin of which

(a) the composition is nickel, copper and nickel-plated steel;

(b) the standard weight is 4.4 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to the weight is ±29.66 grams per kilogram of 227 pieces.

5 A ten cent coin of which

(a) the composition is pure nickel;

(b) the standard weight is 2.07 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 21.44 grams per kilogram of 483 pieces.

5.1 A ten cent coin of which

(a) the composition is nickel, copper and nickel-plated steel;

(b) the standard weight is 1.75 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to the weight is ±34.43 grams per kilogram of 571 pieces.

6 A five cent coin of which

(a) the composition is cupronickel (75 parts copper and 25 parts nickel);

(b) the standard weight is 4.6 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 39.77 grams per kilogram of 217 pieces.

6.1 A five cent coin of which

(a) the composition is nickel, copper and nickel-plated steel;

(b) the standard weight is 3.95 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to the weight is ±30.51 grams per kilogram of 253 pieces.

7 A one cent coin of which

(a) the composition is bronze (copper, tin and zinc);

(b) the standard weight is 2.5 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 44.96 grams per kilogram of 400 pieces.

8 A one cent coin of which

(a) the composition is CPZ (copper plated zinc);

(b) the standard weight is 2.25 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 26.72 grams per kilogram of 444 pieces.

9 A one cent coin of which

(a) the composition is CPS (copper plated steel);

(b) the standard weight is 2.35 grams; and

(c) the margin of tolerance with respect to weight is 25.5 grams per kilogram of 425 pieces.

- R.S., 1985, c. 35 (3rd Supp.), s. 15
- SOR/88-410
- SOR/90-475
- SOR/91-432, 510
- SOR/93-105
- 1995, c. 26, s. 1
- SOR/95-45
- SOR/96-75, 104, 488
- SOR/98-92, 94, 96, 141, 192
- 1999, c. 4, s. 8
- SOR/2000-161, 360
- SOR/2003-250, 368
- SOR/2005-322, 323, 324, 325
- SOR/2006-17, 233
- SOR/2007-22, 177
- SOR/2011-192, 324
- SOR/2014-165

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