Certification of interim filings - venture issuer basic certificate
I, David Wolfin, Chief Executive Officer, of Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. , certify the following:
Review: I have reviewed the interim financial statements and interim MD&A (together, the “interim
filings”) of Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (the “issuer”) for the interim period ended June 30,
No misrepresentations: Based on my knowledge, having exercised reasonable diligence, the interim
filings do not contain any untrue statement of a material fact or omit to state a material fact required to be
stated or that is necessary to make a statement not misleading in light of the circumstances under which it
was made, with respect to the period covered by the interim filings.
Fair presentation: Based on my knowledge, having exercised reasonable diligence, the interim
financial statements together with the other financial information included in the interim filings fairly present
in all material respects the financial condition, results of operations and cash flows of the issuer, as of the
date of and for the periods presented in the interim filings.
Date: August 30, 2010.
By:/s/ “David Wolfin”
Chief Executive Officer
NOTE TO READER
In contrast to the certificate required for non-venture issuers under National Instrument 52-109 Certification
of Disclosure in Issuers’ Annual and Interim Filings (NI 52-109), this Venture Issuer Basic Certificate does
not include representations relating to the establishment and maintenance of disclosure controls and procedures
(DC&P) and internal control over financial reporting (ICFR), as defined in NI 52-109. In particular, the
certifying officers filing this certificate are not making any representations relating to the establishment and
i) controls and other procedures designed to provide reasonable assurance that information required to be