NCS Conservation Services & Fees

Submission Forms

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. Occasionally there may be a delay on world coins as extra research is required on more esoteric items.

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NCS Conservation Tiers

Current
Turnaround
Max. Coin Value
Fee Per Coin
Standard Conservation

All coins. 4% Fair Market Value (FMV) ($25 minimum fee). Also select an applicable NGC grading tier. NGC grading fees additional. If NCS believes that conservation will not benefit a coin submitted under the Standard Conservation tier, it will be transferred to NGC for grading and only the NGC grading fees will apply.

Current
Turnaround
20 working days +
NGC tier
Max. Coin
Value
All coins
Fee Per Coin 4% Fair Market Value ($25 Min. Fee)
NCS Gold + NGC Grading

All uncertified gold coins, both vintage and modern, except coins requiring an NGC Oversize Holder (over 45 mm). Fee includes evaluation, conservation and grading / encapsulation by NGC. If NCS believes that conservation will not benefit a coin submitted under the NCS Gold + NGC Grading tier, it will be transferred to NGC for grading and the full fee will apply.

Current
Turnaround
20 working days
Max. Coin
Value
$3,000
Fee Per Coin $50
NCS Modern + NGC Grading

All uncertified coins 1955 to present, except coins requiring an NGC Oversize Holder (over 45 mm). Fee includes evaluation, conservation and grading / encapsulation by NGC. If NCS believes that conservation will not benefit a coin submitted under the NCS Modern + NGC Grading tier, it will be transferred to NGC for grading and the full fee will apply.

Current
Turnaround
20 working days
Max. Coin
Value
$2,000
Fee Per Coin $28

NCS Conservation Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Coin
NCS WalkThrough

All coins. Reduces NCS conservation turnaround to approximately 2 working days (delays are possible for complicated conservation work).

Current
Turnaround
Reduced to 2 working days
Fee Per Coin Tier price + $100
NCS Expedite

All coins. Reduces NCS conservation turnaround to approximately 5 working days (delays are possible for complicated conservation work).

Current
Turnaround
Reduced to 5 working days
Fee Per Coin Tier price + $50
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