NGC UK Announces Revised NGC Services and Fees for 2020

Posted on 11/12/2019

NGC UK has announced service and fee changes for regular US, world and ancient coin submissions, effective January 1, 2020.

NGC International UK Limited (NGC UK), the United Kingdom affiliate of Numismatic Guaranty Corporation™ (NGC®), has updated its submission forms, fees and tier requirements for 2020. A full list of changes for NGC submissions to the London office is below.

All fees include 20% VAT, if applicable.

NGC Grading Tiers

  • Unlimited Value WalkThrough – fee changed to £250 + 1% Fair Market Value (FMV)
  • WalkThrough – fee changed to £265
  • Express – fee changed to £80
  • Standard – fee changed to £45
  • Value – tier is renamed Economy; fee changed to £23
  • Modern– fee changed to £20
  • Vintage Bulk (mixed types) – new grading tier for £22 per coin. All vintage coins struck before 1955. Coins may be of different types. Maximum value £250. One hundred (100)-coin minimum. Special Label fee (if applicable) is included with the Vintage Bulk grading fee. To ensure efficient handling, please do not list more than three countries per submission form. Use additional submission forms as necessary.
  • Vintage Bulk (same type) – new grading tier for £20 per coin. All vintage coins struck before 1955. Coins must be of the same type. Maximum value £250. One hundred (100)-coin minimum. Special Label fee (if applicable) is included with the Vintage Bulk grading fee.
  • Modern Bulk (mixed types) – fee changed to £18
  • Modern Bulk (same type) – fee changed to £16

NGC Add-On Services

  • Early and First Releases – fee changed to Tier + £10
  • Special Label – fee changed to Tier + £5
  • NGC Oversize Holder – fee changed to Tier + £20
  • Double Thick Holder – fee changed to Tier + £5
  • Tokens/Medals – An attribution fee of £4 per token/medal will be charged if an accurate catalog number or a copy of the issuer's certificate of authenticity (COA) is not provided.

NGC ReHolders

  • High Value ReHolder – fee changed to £40
  • Oversize ReHolder – fee changed to £19
  • High Value Oversize ReHolder – fee changed to £70

Other NGC Services

  • Scratch Resistant – fee changed to £5
  • Metallurgic Analysis – new service for £70 per form. Upon request, NGC performs a composition surface scan. Only coins with non-standard metal composition will have the weight and the three most abundant non-trace metals listed on the certification label. Metallurgic analysis is available for all pattern, essai, trial and mint error coins, tokens and medals.
  • Designation Review – Service discontinued. Use the ReGrade service instead.
  • High Value Designation Review – Service discontinued. Use the ReGrade service instead.

Reminder that for non-bulk submissions, the maximum number of coins per submission form is 50. Use multiple submission forms as needed. For bulk submissions, the minimum number of coins per submission form is 100.

NGC UK paid collector members can submit their coins directly to NGC UK. Not an NGC UK member? Paid memberships start at just $25/year. Join now!

Updated submission forms and price sheets reflecting these changes will be available in January at NGCcoin.uk. Paper submission forms can be requested by NGC UK by calling +44 (0) 20 3968 3848 or emailing Service@NGCcoin.uk. All coins received by NGC UK after January 1, 2020, should be accompanied by the new submission form.

Any changes to US fees and forms will be announced separately.


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