PCGS Gold Shield Grading

PCGS Gold Shield Grading  - Paris Submission Center

Banknotes can be submitted to the PCGS Paris Submission Center by mail or in person if you are a PCGS Authorized Dealer or Collectors Club member.

If you would like to join the PCGS Collectors Club, simply select the option on the submission form. If you are an established dealer, please contact us at +33 (0) 1 40 20 09 94 to discuss becoming an authorized PCGS dealer.

PCGS Gold Shield Grading Submission Form

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Detailed Submission Instructions

Submission Types

You may submit banknotes through the Grading, Regrade or Reholder Services.


For banknotes not encapsulated or graded by any grading service.


For a banknote previously graded by PCGS Gold Shield Grading that you feel is worthy of a higher grade. Submit in the PCGS Gold Shield Grading holder. The banknote will be removed from the holder and regraded.


This is the re-encapsulation of PCGS Gold Shield Grading certified banknote. Banknote will not be regraded.

PCGS Gold Shield Grading Services & Fees
Rarity No limit 300
High Value 100,000 185
Premium 20,000 85
Regular 3,000 45
Value 1,500 30
Economy 300 25
Modern (1961 to date) 300 16
Bulk* (Min. of 50 Notes, Same Type) 300 POR
Reholder No limit 10

*Contact PCGS Gold Shield Grading in Paris for bulk pricing.
For banknotes that require the use of an oversized holder (19.5cm x 21cm) there is an additional fee of 10€ per banknote.
Errors, Specimen and Proof notes must be submitted through Value service or higher.
Grading fee does not include VAT.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Note (€)
Oversized Hold 10
Error Notes 15
Specimen and Proof Notes 15

For additional services, the extra fee will be charged if applicable.

  • Each banknote must be placed in a mylar sleeve (only one banknote per sleeve) and packaged securely. All submissions must be accompanied by a PCGS Gold Shield Grading Paris submission form.
  •  We do not accept shipments via Post Office (either Registered or Secured mail). Submissions can be sent via courier of your choice, or delivered in person to the PCGS Paris Submission Center.
  • For additional information or to setup an appointment, contact Customer Service at +33 (0) 1 40 20 09 94 or email [email protected].
  • All packages must be addressed and mailed to:

    PCGS Gold Shield Grading Submission Center
    92 rue de Richelieu, Escalier G 2nd Floor
    75002 Paris, France

  • PCGS Paris Submission Center office is open Monday-Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
  • Appointments must be made in advance by calling +33(0) 1 40 20 09 94.

    PCGS Gold Shield Grading Submission Center
    92 rue de Richelieu, Escalier G 2nd Floor
    75002 Paris, France

  • Visit PCGS at numismatic tradeshows throughout the year and submit your coins and banknotes for on-site grading or take-home submissions (where applicable).
NEW: Paris Express Submission Schedule

International Express Shipments for Paris

  • January 4th
  • January 18th
  • February 1st
  • February 15th
  • March 1st
  • March 29th
  • April 12th
  • April 26th
  • May 10th
  • May 24th
  • June 5th
  • July 5th
  • July 19th
  • August 28th
  • October 15th
  • October 29th
  • December 20th

The submission dealed is 5:00 PM GMT +2 on the dates listed above. We suggest you call +33(0)1 40 20 09 94 to schedule an appointment to drop off your coins in Paris or check our Show Schedule for an event near you.

Pick up information

You will be notified via email when your order is ready.

In Person: PCGS Gold Shield Grading Submission Center
By Mail: Orders will be delivered to the delivery address provided by customers (Please note that customers will have to bear postage charges.

You must provide a passport/ID matching the information on the submission form.

Previously authorized individuals who are denoted on the submission form may pick up your banknotes with proper passport information.