PMG UK Services & Fees

Submission Forms

Scroll below to see the PMG grading tiers and services available for submissions to NGC international UK Ltd. (NGC UK) in London. You must be an NGC UK member to submit. Not a member? Learn more >

A £12 handling fee per form applies to all submissions. All fees and maximum values are in pounds. Fees include VAT and, if you request that your notes be shipped to PMG in the USA for grading, fees include round trip shipping and insurance between NGC UK and PMG's headquarters in Sarasota, Florida, USA. Learn more about NGC UK VAT collection >

Turnaround times vary based on volume and the amount of research required.

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PMG Grading Tiers

Current
Turnaround
Max. Note Value
Fee Per Note
Unlimited Value WalkThrough

Notes valued £40,001 and up.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
Unlimited
Fee Per Note £90 + 1% FMV
(£450 minimum fee)
High Value WalkThrough

Notes valued up to £40,000.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£40,000
Fee Per Note £310
WalkThrough

Notes valued up to £20,000.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£20,000
Fee Per Note £175
Express

Notes valued up to £7,500.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£7,500
Fee Per Note £85
Standard

Notes valued up to £2,500.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£2,500
Fee Per Note £45
Economy

Notes valued up to £750 except errors, US BEP issued bonds, specimens, proofs, essays and / or notes not listed in Paper Money of the United States by Arthur and Ira Friedberg, Standard Catalog of United States Obsolete Bank Notes 1782–1866 by James Haxby, Confederate and Southern States Currency by Grover Criswell, Military Payment Certificates by Fred Schwan, Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Bank Notes edited by R. J. Graham and Standard Catalog of World Paper Money edited by Tracy Schmidt.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£750
Fee Per Note £30
Economy Special

Notes valued up to £750. All errors, US BEP issued bonds, specimens, proofs, US essays and / or notes not listed in Friedberg, Haxby, Criswell, Schwan, Charlton, or the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£750
Fee Per Note £35
Modern (1960–present)

Notes valued up to £250. All notes issued 1960 to present except error notes, US BEP-issued bonds, specimens, proofs, US essays and / or notes not listed in Friedberg, Haxby, Criswell, Schwan, Charlton or the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£250
Fee Per Note £18
Bulk Consecutive Notes

Applies to all bulk submissions: Notes valued up to £250. Fifty (50)-note minimum. The following notes are NOT eligible for bulk submission tiers: error notes, US BEP-issued bonds, specimens, proofs, US essays. Chinese notes issued from 1948 through the 1953 First Series notes (Pick numbers 800 to 859) and / or notes not listed in Friedberg, Haxby, Criswell, Schwan, Charlton or the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

All notes must be the same catalog number and all serial numbers must be in consecutive order. All vintage or modern notes are accepted provided they meet the bulk requirements above.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£250
Fee Per Note £13
Bulk Mixed Vintage (Pre-1960)

Applies to all bulk submissions: Notes valued up to £250. Fifty (50)-note minimum. The following notes are NOT eligible for bulk submission tiers: error notes, US BEP-issued bonds, specimens, proofs, US essays. Chinese notes issued from 1948 through the 1953 First Series notes (Pick numbers 800 to 859) and / or notes not listed in Friedberg, Haxby, Criswell, Schwan, Charlton or the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

Notes may be a mix of catalog numbers and / or serial numbers.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£250
Fee Per Note £18
Bulk Mixed Modern (1960–present)

Applies to all bulk submissions: Notes valued up to £250. Fifty (50)-note minimum. The following notes are NOT eligible for bulk submission tiers: error notes, US BEP-issued bonds, specimens, proofs, US essays. Chinese notes issued from 1948 through the 1953 First Series notes (Pick numbers 800 to 859) and / or notes not listed in Friedberg, Haxby, Criswell, Schwan, Charlton or the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

Notes may be a mix of catalog numbers and / or serial numbers. All notes issued 1960 to present are accepted provided they meet the bulk requirements above.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Max. Note
Value
£250
Fee Per Note £15

PMG Add-On Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Note
Early Releases / First Releases

Use this service to receive the EARLY RELEASES or FIRST RELEASES designation for qualifying notes. Select only one. Visit PMGnotes.uk/cutoffdates for a list of eligible notes and submission cutoff dates.

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier + £8
PMG Oversize Holder

Notes sized 195 mm x 120 mm to 205 mm x 220 mm must be submitted on a separate form.

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier + £12
Small Custom

Available for multi-note sets, uncut sheets and notes larger than 205 x 220 mm must be submitted on a separate form. Select Small Custom Holder for sizes up to 305 mm x 350 mm.

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier + £22
Large Custom

Available for multi-note sets, uncut sheets and notes larger than 205 x 220 mm must be submitted on a separate form.
Select Large Custom Holder for sizes 305 x 350 mm to 400 x 470 mm

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier + £45
ReGrade

If you disagree with a grade assigned by PMG, you may submit the note for review for a higher grade. Note must be intact in its PMG holder. Also choose a grading tier according to note value.

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier fee
Variety

Additional attribution not listed in Friedberg, Haxby, Criswell, Schwan, Charlton & the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money.

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier + £5
Pedigree

Reserved for information pertaining to a private or public collection.(Ex: Ford Collection)

Current
Turnaround
According to Tier chosen
Fee Per Note Tier + £5

PMG ReHolders

Current
Turnaround
Fee Per Note
ReHolder

A note in a PMG holder can be submitted for placement in a new holder. Notes valued up to £7,500.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Fee Per Note £12
High Value ReHolder

A note in a PMG holder can be submitted for placement in a new holder. Notes valued over £7,500.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Fee Per Note £22

PMG Other Services

Current
Turnaround
Fee
Appearance Review

Review of a PMG note you believe is overgraded.

Current
Turnaround
30 working days
Fee £0 per note
Internet Imaging

If chosen, PMG provides digital imaging for notes submitted under any of its grading and service tiers at £4 per note. Consists of an accurate Internet-resolution 150 dpi JPEG image of the holder's obverse and reverse. Applies to all notes on the form.

Current
Turnaround
Tier + 1 working day
Fee £4 per note
Return Packaging

Examples include Certificates of Authenticity and folders/ boxes

Current
Turnaround
Tier + 1 working day
Fee £5 per form
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