How To Submit to PCGS – Paris Submission Center

Coins 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 Europe Coin Grading Services:
Effective January 1, 2021

Service Level Maximum Coin Value (€) Grading Fee (€)
Excludes VAT
Rarity* No limit 350 (+1% GP)*
High Value 100,000 250
Premium 10,000 75
Regular 2,500 40
World Bullion
World Bullion coins only.
2,500 35
U.S. Bullion
$10 and $20 U.S. Gold only.
For PCGS Gold Shield, add 5€ per coin in addition to the grading fee.
2,500 30
Show Economy Non-Gold
No gold, Patterns, Mint Errors, Pre 1925 Russian (1 Rouble and larger), or Chinese portrait/dragon/fantasy dollars.
For On-Site Grading only.
300 30
Europe Express Economy Non-Gold
No gold, Patterns, Mint Errors, Pre 1925 Russian (1 Rouble and larger), or Chinese portrait/dragon/fantasy dollars.
For Europe Express submissions only. Not available for On-Site Grading.
300 22
Bulk Economy
30 coin minimum. All coins must be the SAME type/country.
100 18
Modern ( 1960 - Date)
No Patterns. No Mint Errors
For PCGS Gold Shield, add 5€ per coin in addition to the grading fee.
2,500 25
Modern Value (1960 - Date)
No Patterns. No Mint Errors
For PCGS Gold Shield, add 5€ per coin in addition to the grading fee.
300 16
Reholder (Standard) No limit 12
Reholder (Gold Shield) No limit 17
Handling Fee Per Submission 5

Gold Shield service includes a high resolution image of each coin.
NFC anti-counterfeiting technology included in all service levels.
* Guarantee Premium: 1% of the value of the coin in its final grade. The value of the coin is determined by the PCGS Price Guide value or the Declared value if the Price Guide value is not available. The minimum amount for the Guarantee Premium is 5€. PCGS reserves the right to make the final determination of the coin's value. Applies to Regrades, Crossovers, and Rarity service level.
† Patterns, Mint Errors, Pre 1925 Russian (1 Rouble and larger), and Chinese portrait/dragon/fantasy dollars must be submitted at the Regular Service Level or higher.
Please Note: Grading fees do not include VAT.


Genuine Options

Select one per submission. Coins that are genuine but not gradeable can still be encapsulated through our Genuine service.

Genuine with Details (Default)

Do Not Holder Genuine

Additional Services

TrueView Imaging Service Service Price + 5€
Oversized Holder (If Applicable) Service Price + 10€
First Strike Service Price + 18€

Submission Information

WHEN SUBMITTING COINS BY MAIL:
  • All submissions should be packaged securely and must be accompanied by a PCGS Europe submission form.
  • We do not accept shipments via Post Office (either Registered or Secured mail). Submissions can be sent via the 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 Submission Center
    92 rue de Richelieu, Escalier G 2nd Floor
    75002 Paris, France

WHEN SUBMITTING IN PERSON:
  • 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 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 Events or Express Shipments.
Europe Express Submission Schedule

Below are the cutoff dates for submissions to be included for our Europe Express shipments.

  • January 12
  • January 26
  • February 9
  • February 23
  • March 9
  • March 23
  • April 6
  • April 20
  • May 4
  • May 18
  • June 1
  • June 15
  • June 29
  • July 13
  • July 27
  • August 10
  • August 24
  • September 7
  • September 21
  • October 5
  • October 19
  • November 2
  • November 16
  • November 30
  • December 14
  • December 28

The submission deadline 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

Turnaround Time:
Express shipments will be returned within 4 weeks of the cut off date. Any submissions submitted for our On-Site Grading Events will be returned the week following the grading event.
* All turnaround times are estimated.

Notification:
You will be notified via email by PCGS Europe when your order is completed and ready for pick up/shipment.
All orders must be paid prior to pick up/shipment.

Location:
In Person: PCGS Paris Submission Center
By Mail: Coins will be shipped to the delivery address provided by customers once an order has been paid.
Please note that customers are responsible for any postage/shipping fees.
At Trade Shows: Coins will be delivered to Trade Shows (when avaliable) at the customer's request. All requests for delivery to a Trade Show must be pre-arranged with the PCGS Paris Submission Center.
Please note that additional delivery fees may apply for this service.

Identification:
You must produce a passport/ID matching the information on the submission form.

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