Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. is engaged in the production and sale of silver, gold, and copper and the acquisition, exploration and evaluation of mineral properties. The Company holds mineral claims and leases in Durango, Mexico and in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory, Canada. As of December 31, 2014, the Company's production, exploration, and evaluation activities were conducted on its Avino Property and its Bralorne Mine property. The Company holds a 99.66% effective interest in Compania Minera Mexicana de Avino, S.A. de C.V. (Avino Mexico), and a Mexican corporation which owns the Avino Property. The Avino Property covers approximately 1,104 hectares (excluding La Potosina) and is located approximately 80 km North-East of the city of Durango. The Company also holds 100% interest in the Bralorne Mine property through its ownership of Bralorne Gold Mines Ltd.