How to Submit
Asia

There are three ways to submit your coins to PCGS in Asia.

(1) Drop off or mail your coin submission to the PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center.

(2) Drop off or mail your coin submission to the PCGS South Korea Submission Center.

(3) Submit your coins at a scheduled coin show for PCGS On-Site Grading.

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.


PCGS On-Site Grading Services & Fees
Service Level Maximum Coin Value (USD) FEE PER COIN (USD)
Bulk (Min. order of 100pcs) None POR
Modern Non-Gold (1979 to Present) 300 16
Modern Gold (1979 – Present) 3,000 30
Economy 300 22
Value 1,500 30
Regular 3,000 45
Premium 20,000 80
High Value 100,000 120
Rarity 500,000 250
Ultra Rarity
None 550
Reholder None 10

All Services include PCGS Secure Service. Specimen is required to submit at Regular level or above.
A USD 10 plus USD 1 per coin Handling Fee is applied to all submissions.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Coin (USD)
Double Thick Holder 5
Oversized Holder 10
Mint Error 15
Variety Charge 15
Special Label 5
First Strike designation 5
First Day of Issue designation 8

Genuine Options (select only one per submission)

Coins that are genuine but not gradable can still be encapsulated through our Genuine service. Select one of our three Genuine service options:

Genuine With Details (Default)

Genuine No Details

Do Not Holder Genuine


PCGS On-Site Grading Submission Information

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

Service Level Cut Off Date Delivery Date
Modern Non-Gold, Modern Gold, Economy, Value Monday, 4/3 at 12 pm Monday, 4/10
Regular, Reholder Wednesday, 4/5 at 12pm Monday, 4/10
Premium, High Value, Rarity, Ultra Rarity Friday, 4/7 at 12pm Monday, 4/10

Submit at PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center

You may drop off coin 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 coins 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 coins 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 coins submitted at the highest service level to the lowest. Coins submitted at 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 coins 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.

How To Submit – Hong Kong Submission Center

Coins can be submitted to the PCGS Hong Kong 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 +852 2194 6688 to discuss becoming an authorized PCGS dealer.


PCGS Hong Kong Coin Grading Services & Fees
Service Level Maximum Coin Value (USD) FEE PER COIN (USD)
Bulk (Min. order of 100pcs) None POR
Modern Non-Gold (1979 to Present) 300 16
Modern Gold (1979 – Present) 3,000 30
Economy 300 22
Value 1,500 30
Regular 3,000 45
Premium 20,000 80
High Value 100,000 120
Rarity 500,000 250
Ultra Rarity
None 550
Reholder None 10

All Services include PCGS Secure Service. Specimen is required to submit at Regular level or above.
A USD 10 plus USD 1 per coin Handling Fee is applied to all submissions.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Coin (USD)
Double Thick Holder 5
Oversized Holder 10
Mint Error 15
Variety Charge 15
Special Label 5
First Strike designation 5
First Day of Issue designation 8

Genuine Options (select only one per submission)

Coins that are genuine but not gradable can still be encapsulated through our Genuine service. Select one of our three Genuine service options:

Genuine With Details (Default)

Genuine No Details

Do Not Holder Genuine


WHEN SUBMITTING COINS 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). Show Schedule
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:
2 to 3 weeks

Notification:
You will be notified via email by PCGS when your order is ready

Location:
In Person: PCGS Hong Kong Submission Center
By Mail: Coins 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 coins with proper passport information.

How To Submit – South Korea Submission Center

Coins are now being accepted from collectors and dealers for PCGS certification in South Korea through our strategic partner, Power Coin.

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 +852 2194 6688 to discuss becoming an authorized PCGS dealer.


PCGS South Korea Coin Grading Services & Fees
Service Level Maximum Coin Value (USD) FEE PER COIN (USD)
Bulk (Min. order of 100pcs) None POR
Modern Non-Gold (1979 to Present) 300 16
Modern Gold (1979 – Present) 3,000 30
Economy 300 22
Value 1,500 30
Regular 3,000 45
Premium 20,000 80
High Value 100,000 120
Rarity 500,000 250
Ultra Rarity
None 550
Reholder None 10

All Services include PCGS Secure Service. Specimen is required to submit at Regular level or above.
A USD 10 plus USD 1 per coin Handling Fee is applied to all submissions.

Additional Service Extra Fee Per Coin (USD)
Double Thick Holder 5
Oversized Holder 10
Mint Error 15
Variety Charge 15
Special Label 5
First Strike designation 5
First Day of Issue designation 8

Genuine Options (select only one per submission)

Coins that are genuine but not gradable can still be encapsulated through our Genuine service. Select one of our three Genuine service options:

Genuine With Details (Default)

Genuine No Details

Do Not Holder Genuine


Submission Information
WHEN SUBMITTING COINS BY MAIL:
WHEN SUBMITTING IN PERSON:
  • 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).
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:
2 to 3 weeks

Notification:
You will be notified via email by PCGS when your order is ready

Location:
In Person: PCGS South Korea Submission Center By Mail: Coins 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 coins with proper passport information.