NCS Conservation Services & Fees

Services Terms & Conditions Submission Forms

Scroll below to see the NGC grading and NCS conservation tiers and services available for submissions to NGC Hong Kong, Ltd. (NGC Hong Kong). You must be an NGC Hong Kong member to submit. Not a member? Learn more >

A $15 (USD) handling fee per submission form applies to all submissions. All fees and maximum values are in US Dollars. If you request that your coins be shipped to NGC in the USA for grading, fees include round trip shipping and insurance between NGC Hong Kong and NGC.

Turnaround times vary based on volume and the amount of research required. Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed.

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 and the maximum is 200.

Print Fee Chart

NCS Conservation Tiers

Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed.

Max. Value
per Coin
(USD)
Fee per Coin
(USD)
Current Turnaround (working days)
NCS Standard Conservation

All coins. 4% Fair Market Value (FMV) ($25 minimum fee). Also select an applicable NGC grading tier. NGC grading fees additional. If NCS believes that conservation will not benefit a coin submitted under the NCS Standard Conservation tier, it will be transferred to NGC for grading and only the NGC grading fees will apply.

Max. Value
per Coin
(USD)
Unlimited
Fee per Coin
(USD)
4% Fair Market Value (FMV) ($25 minimum fee)
Current Turnaround (working days) NGC Tier + 30 days
NCS Gold

All uncertified gold coins, both vintage and modern, except ancient coins and coins requiring an NGC Oversize Holder (over 45 mm). Maximum value $3,000 per coin. Fee includes NCS conservation only. Also select an applicable NGC grading tier. NGC grading fees additional. If NCS believes that conservation will not benefit a coin submitted under the NCS Gold tier, it will be transferred to NGC for grading and only the NGC grading fees will apply.

Max. Value
per Coin
(USD)
$3,000
Fee per Coin
(USD)
$30
Current Turnaround (working days) NGC Tier + 30 days
NCS Modern

All uncertified coins struck 1965 to present or US or world tokens and medals struck 1990 to present, both private and official, except those requiring an NGC Oversize Holder (over 45 mm). Maximum value $2,000 per coin. Fee includes NCS conservation only. Also select an applicable NGC grading tier. NGC grading fees additional. If NCS believes that conservation will not benefit a coin submitted under the NCS Modern tier, it will be transferred to NGC for grading and only the NGC grading fees will apply.

Max. Value
per Coin
(USD)
$2,000
Fee per Coin
(USD)
$11
Current Turnaround (working days) NGC Tier + 30 days

Add Coin

Join NGC for free to add coins, track your collection and participate in the NGC Registry. Learn more >

Join NGC

Already a member? Sign In
Add to NGC Coin Registry Example
The NGC Registry is not endorsed by or associated with PCGS or CAC. PCGS is a registered trademark of Collectors Universe, Inc. CAC is a trademark of Certified Acceptance Corporation.