PMG Services & Fees

Submission Forms

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

A € 15 handling fee per submission form applies to all submissions. All fees and maximum values are in euros. 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 GmbH and PMG. Learn more about NGC GmbH VAT collection >

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

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PMG Grading Tiers

A € 10 adjustment fee will be charged for submission forms that must be modified prior to processing. This includes forms with more than one tier listed and bumps in tier levels due to undervalued notes. Choose only one tier per submission form. Catalog number (e.g. Pick, etc.) is required.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
Fee per Note
(EUR)
Current Turnaround (working days)
Unlimited Value WalkThrough

Notes valued € 50.001 and up.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
Unlimited
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 100 + 1% of Fair Market Value
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
High Value WalkThrough

Notes valued up to € 50.000.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 50.000
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 350
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
WalkThrough

Notes valued up to € 25.000.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 25.000
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 200
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Express

Notes valued up to € 10.000.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 10.000
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 100
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Standard

Notes valued up to € 3.000.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 3.000
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 55
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Economy

Notes valued up to € 1.000 except errors, US BEP issued bonds, specimen, 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.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 1.000
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 35
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Economy Special

Notes valued up to € 1.000. 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.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 1.000
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 40
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Modern (1960-present)

Notes valued up to € 300. 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.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 300
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 20
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Bulk Consecutive Notes

Notes valued up to € 300. 50 note minimum. 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. 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.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 300
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 15
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Bulk Mixed Vintage (Pre-1960)

Notes valued up to € 300. 50 note minimum. Notes may be a mix of catalog numbers and/or serial numbers. 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.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 300
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 21
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Bulk Mixed Modern (1960-present)

Notes valued up to € 300. 50 note minimum. 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. 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.

Max. Value
per Note
(EUR)
€ 300
Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 17
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days

PMG Add-on Services

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Current Turnaround (working days)
PMG Oversize Holder

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

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Tier + € 15
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Small Custom Holder

Select Small Custom Holder for sizes up to 305 mm x 350 mm.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Tier + € 25
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Large Custom Holder

Select Large Custom Holder for sizes 305 x 350 mm to 400 x 470 mm

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Tier + € 50
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
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.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Included in Tier
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Variety

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

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Tier + € 5
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Pedigree

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

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Tier + € 5
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days

PMG ReHolders

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Current Turnaround (working days)
ReHolder

A note in a PMG holder can be submitted for placement in a new holder. Notes valued up to € 10.000.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 15
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
High Value ReHolder

A note in a PMG holder can be submitted for placement in a new holder. Notes valued over € 10.000.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 25
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days

Other PMG Services

Fee per Note
(EUR)
Current Turnaround (working days)
Appearance Review

Review of a PMG note you believe is overgraded.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
No charge
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Internet Imaging

If chosen, PMG provides digital imaging for notes submitted under any of its grading and service tiers at € 5 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.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 5
Current Turnaround (working days) Tier + 1 day
Return Packaging

Examples include Certificates of Authenticity and folders / boxes.

Fee per Note
(EUR)
€ 5 per form
Current Turnaround (working days) Tier + 1 day
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