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. All coins determined to be genuine will be encapsulated in our scratch resistant PCGS holder.

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 Paris Coin Grading Services:
Effective January 2, 2020

Service Level Maximum Coin Value (€) Grading Fee (€)
Excludes VAT
Rarity* No limit 400 (+1% GP)*
High Value 100,000 225
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 28
Show Economy Non-Gold †
No Pre-1932 Chinese, Pre-1925 Russian, Patterns or Mint Errors. See Below. †
For On-Site Grading only.
300 27
Paris Express Economy Non-Gold †
No Pre-1932 Chinese, Pre-1925 Russian, Patterns or Mint Errors. See Below. †
For Paris Express submission only. Not avaliable for On-Site Grading.
300 22
Bulk Economy
50 coin minimum. All coins must be the SAME type and year.
300 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 16
Reholder (Standard) No limit 12
Reholder (Gold Shield) No limit 17

Gold Shield service includes a high resolution image of each coin.
* Guarantee Premium: 1% of PCGS Price Guide value or Declared Value. Applies to Regrades, Crossovers and Rarity service level.
† Pre-1932 Chinese, Pre-1925 Russian, all patterns, and Mint Errors 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 encapsualted through our Genuine service.

Genuine with Details (Default)

Do Not Holder Genuine

Additional Services

TrueView Imaging Service                 Service Price + 10€

Oversized Holder (when required)  Service Price + 10€


Submission Information

WHEN SUBMITTING COINS BY MAIL:
  • All submissions should be packaged securely and must be accompanied by a PCGS 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 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 or take-home submissions (where applicable).
Paris Express Submission Schedule

Below are the cut off dates for submissions to be included for our Paris Express shipments:

  • January 7
  • January 21
  • March 3
  • March 17
  • March 31
  • April 14
  • June 2
  • June 16
  • June 30
  • July 14
  • July 28
  • August 11
  • September 29
  • October 13
  • November 24
  • December 8
  • December 22

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.