PCGS Gold Shield Grading
Asia

How To Submit – On-Site Grading

Our next PCGS On-Site Grading event will be held April 7-9 in conjunction with the HKCS show.

Please see details below for PCGS On-Site Grading Services and Submission information.

Submission Types

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

Grading:

For banknotes not encapsulated or graded by any grading service.

Regrade:

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.

Reholder:

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

PCGS On-Site Grading Services & Fees
Service Level Maximum Banknote Value (USD) Fee Per Note (USD)
Bulk (Min. of 100 Notes, Same Type of modern banknotes) None POR
Modern - 1961 to Date 300 16
Economy 1,000 25
Regular 3,000 45
Premium 20,000 85
High Value 100,000 185
Rarity None 300
Reholder None 10

All Services include PCGS Secure Service. A USD 10 per coin Handling Fee is applied to all submissions.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Note (USD)
Oversized Holder 10

PCGS On-Site Grading Submission Information

In conjunction with the HKCS Convention, there are a number of ways you can submit banknotes for grading and authentication, and enjoy the security and monetary benefits of having your banknotes certified by PCGS.

Service Level Cut Off Date Delivery Date
Modern, Economy, Regular, Reholder Monday, 4/3 at 12 pm Monday, 4/10
Premium, High Value, Rarity Friday, 4/7 at 12pm Monday, 4/10

Submit at PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center

You may drop off banknote submissions before April 7th from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm at PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center.

Submit at HKCS Show

HKCS onsite coin submissions will take place April 7-9 at Booth #K1-K3, The Mira Hotel, Hong Kong.

Premium or higher service level submission received by 12:00 pm Friday, April 7 are guaranteed and will be available for pick up by Monday, April 10.

We are accepting banknotes under all other service levels, however, the submissions received after the cutoff date will ride on the next Hong Kong Express shipment on April 19. Please check with a PCGS Customer Representative for approximate turnaround times.

PCGS will make every attempt to grade all banknotes submitted to on-site grading event, PCGS prioritized grading submissions based on two criteria: the Service Level of submissions and the Date the submissions were received. PCGS begins grading banknotes submitted at the highest service level to the lowest. Banknotes submitted under Premium service level or above are guaranteed for on-site grading return.

PCGS On-Site Grading Pick up Information

All on-site grading submission should be pickup at PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center by Monday, April 10 or after.

To pick up your banknotes 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 banknotes with proper passport information.

How to Submit - Hong Kong Submission Center

Submit your World Banknotes by Mail or In-Person to the Hong Kong Submission Center.

PCGS Gold Shield Grading
Hong Kong Submission Center
Suite 11A-14, 11/F
Tower 3, China Hong Kong City
33 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui,
Kowloon, Hong Kong

Submission Types

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

Grading:

For banknotes not encapsulated or graded by any grading service.

Regrade:

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.

Reholder:

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

Gold Shield Grading Services & Fees
Service Level Maximum Banknote Value (USD) Fee Per Note (USD)
Bulk (Min. of 100 Notes, Same Type of modern banknotes) None POR
Modern - 1961 to Date 300 16
Economy 1,000 25
Regular 3,000 45
Premium 20,000 85
High Value 100,000 185
Rarity None 300
Reholder None 10

All Services include PCGS Secure Service. A USD 10 per coin Handling Fee is applied to all submissions.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Note (USD)
Oversized Holder 10
WHEN SUBMITTING BANKNOTES BY MAIL
WHEN SUBMITTING IN PERSON
  • PCGS Hong Kong 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 +852 2194 6688

    PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center
    Suite 11A-14, 11/F
    Tower 3, China Hong Kong City
    33 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui,
    Kowloon, Hong Kong

  • 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: Hong Kong Express Submission Schedule

Please observe the following Hong Kong Express schedule in the coming months to enjoy speedy and convenience submissions at the PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center.

  • January 11, 2017
  • January 25, 2017
  • February 8, 2017
  • February 22, 2017
  • March 8, 2017
  • March 22, 2017
  • Hong Kong International Coin Convention (HICC): April 7 - 9
  • Hong Kong Coin Show (HKCS): April 7 - 9
  • April 19, 2017
  • May 2, 2017
  • May 17, 2017
  • May 31, 2017
  • June 14, 2017
  • Hong Kong International Numismatic Fair (HKINF): June 23 - 25
  • June 28, 2017
  • July 12, 2017
  • July 26, 2017
  • Hong Kong Coin Show (HKCS): August 18 - 20
  • Hong Kong International Coin Convention (HICC): August 25 - 27
  • August 30, 2017
  • September 13, 2017
  • September 27, 2017
  • October 11, 2017
  • October 25, 2017
  • November 8, 2017
  • November 22, 2017
  • December 6, 2017
  • Hong Kong International Numismatic Fair (HKINF): December 8 - 10
  • December 20, 2017

The submission deadline is 5:00 PM Hong Kong time of the dates listed above. We suggest you call +852 2194 6688 to schedule an appointment to drop off your coins or banknotes.

Pick up information

Turnaround Time:

Notification:
You will be notified via email by PCGS Gold Shield Grading when your order is ready.

Location:
In Person: You must schedule an appointment to pick up your submission.
By Mail: Banknotes will be delivered to the delivery address provided by customers (Please note that customers will have to bear postage charges)

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 orders with proper passport information.

How To Submit – South Korea Submission Center

Submit your World Banknotes by Mail or In-Person to the South Korea Submission Center.

PCGS Gold Shield Grading
South Korea Submission Center
5F, Nice Building
No.551 Saimdang-ro 28,
Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Submission Types

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

Grading:

For banknotes not encapsulated or graded by any grading service.

Regrade:

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.

Reholder:

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

Gold Shield Grading Services & Fees
Service Level Maximum Banknote Value (USD) Fee Per Note (USD)
Bulk (Min. of 100 Notes, Same Type of modern banknotes) None POR
Modern - 1961 to Date 300 16
Economy 1,000 25
Regular 3,000 45
Premium 20,000 85
High Value 100,000 185
Rarity None 300
Reholder None 10

All Services include PCGS Secure Service. A USD 10 per coin Handling Fee is applied to all submissions.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Note (USD)
Oversized Holder 10
WHEN SUBMITTING BANKNOTES BY MAIL
South Korea Submission Schedule
  • PCGS South Korea Submission Center office is open Monday-Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m, weekend and holiday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Appointments must be made in advance by calling +82 2 6228 0221 or +82 10 3592 2544

    PCGS South Korea Submission Center
    5F, Nice Building
    No.551 Saimdang-ro 28,
    Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea

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

Please observe the following cutoff date schedule in the coming months to enjoy speedy and convenient submissions at PCGS South Korea Submission Center.

  • January 24, 2017
  • February 10, 2017
  • February 24, 2017
  • March 10, 2017
  • March 27, 2017
  • March 27, 2017
  • April 3, 2017
  • April 19, 2017
  • May 5, 2017
  • May 18, 2017
  • June 2, 2017
  • June 12, 2017
  • June 16, 2017
  • June 29, 2017
  • July 14, 2017
  • August 7, 2017
  • August 14, 2017
  • August 18, 2017
  • September 1, 2017
  • September 15, 2017
  • September 27, 2017
  • October 13, 2017
  • October 26, 2017
  • November 10, 2017
  • November 24, 2017
  • November 27, 2017
  • December 8, 2017

The submission deadline is 5:00 PM South Korea time of the dates listed above. We suggest you call +82 2 6228 0221 or +82 10 3592 2544 to schedule an appointment to drop off your coins or banknotes.

Pick up information

Turnaround Time:

Notification:
You will be notified via email by PCGS Gold Shield Grading when your order is ready.

Location:
In Person: PCGS South Korea Submission Center
By Mail: Banknotes will be delivered to the delivery address provided by customers (Please note that customers will have to bear postage charges)

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 orders with proper passport information.