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Scroll below to see the NGC grading and NCS conservation tiers and services available to NGC Collectors Society members for direct submissions to NGC in the United States. Not a member? Learn more >

An $8 handling fee applies to all submissions. Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed.

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NGC Grading Tiers

All prices are per coin. Scratch-Resistant Holder is an additional $5 per coin, except where noted.
* 5 Coin Minimum

Current
Turnaround
Max. Coin Value
US Coins
World Coins
Unlimited Value WalkThrough
(Includes Scratch-Resistant Holder)

All US or world coins.

Current
Turnaround
48 hours
Max. Coin
Value
Unlimited Value
US
Coins
$100 + 1%
Fair Market
Value (FMV)
World
Coins
$100 + 1%
Fair Market
Value (FMV)
WalkThrough
(Includes Scratch-Resistant Holder)

All US or world coins.

Current
Turnaround
48 hours
Max. Coin
Value
$100,000
US
Coins
$125
World
Coins
$125
Express
(Includes Scratch-Resistant Holder)

All US or world coins.

Current
Turnaround
48 hours
Max. Coin
Value
$10,000
US
Coins
$60
World
Coins
$60
Early Bird / Standard

All US or world coins. Select Special Label / Releases for Early Releases® or First Releases® designations.

Current
Turnaround
12 days
Max. Coin
Value
$3,000
US
Coins
$30
World
Coins
$35
Specialty Gold *

All California fractional, $1, $2.50 and $3 gold, $5 Indians and all better date US gold. 5-coin minimum.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
Max. Coin
Value
$3,000
US
Coins
$30
World
Coins
N/A
GoldRush / Gold *

All US dates for $5, $10, $20 Liberty; $10 Indians; $20 Saint-Gaudens. All common date world gold coins, struck prior to 1980. 5-coin minimum.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
Max. Coin
Value
$3,000
US
Coins
$25
World
Coins
$30
Economy / Value *

All non-gold US or world coins, excluding US Colonials. 5-coin minimum. Select Special Label / Releases for Early Releases or First Releases designations.

Current
Turnaround
25 days US; 21 days World
Max. Coin
Value
$300
US
Coins
$20
World
Coins
$20
Modern *

Most US coins 1955 to present or regular issue world coins 1970 to present (no patterns, die trials, etc.). 5-coin minimum. Note: 5-coin minimum waived for America the Beautiful 5 oz. quarters. Select Special Label / Releases for Early Releases or First Releases designations.

Current
Turnaround
12 days
Max. Coin
Value
$1,000
US
Coins
$16
World
Coins
$17
PreScreen

Authorized Dealers and Elite Collectors Society members only. 100 or more of the same type.

Current
Turnaround
Varies
Max. Coin
Value
N/A
US
Coins
Call for rates
World
Coins
Call for rates

NGC Grading Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Coin
Special Label / Releases
(Also select an NGC grading tier)

Select this service for most special labels and designations, including Early Releases, Buffalo, Lunar Series, Panda and others listed on the NGC website: NGCcoin.com/labels. Early Releases is the default designation, if applicable. Request desired label in bold on the submission form.

Current
Turnaround
Same as tier
US
Coins
Tier price + $15
VarietyPlus
(May require an NGC grading tier)

Upon request, NGC examines coins for recognized varieties and assigns an appropriate attribution. Also choose a grading tier according to coin value and desired turnaround. If you would like a coin already graded by NGC to be reviewed for a variety, do not select a grading tier. See NGCcoin.com/VarietyPlus for a complete list of varieties we recognize. The VarietyPlus fee applies when requested regardless of whether NGC determines the coin to be a recognized variety.

Current
Turnaround
Tier + 5 days
US
Coins
Tier price + $15
Mint Error
(May require an NGC grading tier)

NGC examines mint errors and assigns an appropriate description. Also choose a grading tier according to coin value and desired turnaround. The Mint Error fee applies when requested regardless of whether NGC determines the coin to be a recognized mint error.

Current
Turnaround
Tier + 5 days
US
Coins
Tier price + $15
NGC Oversize Holder
(Also select an NGC grading tier)

Coins over 45 mm in diameter are placed in an NGC Oversize Holder. Must be submitted on a separate submission form.

Current
Turnaround
Same as tier
US
Coins
Tier price + $25
Double Thick Holder
(Also select an NGC grading tier)

Coins 4.5 mm to 9 mm thick (and have a diameter of 45 mm or less) are placed in a Double Thick Holder. Must be submitted on a separate submission form.

Current
Turnaround
Same as tier
US
Coins
Tier price+ $5
ReGrade
(Also select an NGC grading tier)

If you disagree with a grade assigned by NGC, you may submit the coin for review for a higher grade. Coin must be intact in its holder. Also, choose a grading tier according to coin value and desired turnaround.

Current
Turnaround
Same as tier
US
Coins
Tier price
CrossOver
(Also select an NGC grading tier)

Review of PCGS-holdered coins for NGC certification. Coins will be removed from their holders only if they can be graded at the same grade or higher than your specified minimum grade. Specify ?ANY? as the minimum grade to have your coin crossed regardless of grade. Specify ?DETAILS? to cross coins with detrimental surface conditions. You may not request a higher minimum grade than is on the current holder. Non-PCGS-holdered coins must be removed from their holders and submitted raw.

Current
Turnaround
Same as tier
US
Coins
Tier price
Tokens & Medals
(Also select an NGC grading tier)

US Tokens: Accepting US Hard Times and Merchant tokens as listed in Rulau, Civil War and Store Card tokens as listed in Fuld, So-Called Dollars as listed in Hibler & Kappen, Medals, US Political medals as listed in Dewitt/Sullivan. Variety attribution included. World Tokens: Accepting Conder tokens as listed in Dalton & Hamer; Canadian tokens as listed in Charlton; British historical medals; Swiss shooting medals listed in Richter. Variety attribution included. See NGCcoin.com/Tokens for complete list.

Current
Turnaround
Same as tier. Additional
turnaround time may apply.
US
Coins
Tier price
Designation Review

NGC-certified coins you?d like reviewed for a particular designation, such as ?FB,? ?RB? or ? .? There is no Designation Review service for "," which must be submitted for ReGrade. For varieties, use VarietyPlus and separate from Designation Review services. Higher valued coins must be submitted under regrade.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$12
Appearance Review

A service for review of an NGC coin you believe is over graded.

Current
Turnaround
12 days
US
Coins
$0
ReHolder

Placed in a Scratch-Resistant Holder.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$10
High Value ReHolder

All coins valued over $10,000. Placed in a Scratch-Resistant Holder.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$25
Oversize ReHolder

All coins over 45 mm valued at $10,000 or less.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$25
High Value Oversize ReHolder

All coins over 45 mm valued over $10,000.

Current
Turnaround
5 days
US
Coins
$45

NGC Imaging Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Coin
Internet Imaging

Accurate 150 dpi, JPEG image of the NGC coin holder's obverse and reverse and label information.

Current
Turnaround
Tier + 1 day
US
Coins
$5
NGC Photo Vision (PDF)

A PDF with high-quality enlarged images of the coin?s obverse and reverse and label information.

Current
Turnaround
10-14 days
US
Coins
$15
PhotoProof

Available only for NGC-certified coins.

Current
Turnaround
10-14 days
US
Coins
$65
Duplicate

N/A

Current
Turnaround
5-7 days
US
Coins
$15

Other NGC Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee
Return Mint Packaging

For example: capsules, Certificates of Authenticity and Mint boxes. Does not include postage.

Current
Turnaround
1 day
US
Coins
$3 per form
Metallurgic Analysis

Upon request, NGC performs a composition surface scan. Only coins with non-standard metal composition will have the weight and the three most abundant non-trace metals listed on the certification label. Metallurgic analysis is available for all pattern, essai, trial and mint error coins, tokens and medals.

Current
Turnaround
3 days
US
Coins
$75 per coin
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