CGC Sig Series Services & Fees

Submission Forms

A $5 handling fee per invoice applies to all online submissions, and an $8 handling fee per invoice applies to all paper submissions. Turnaround times are approximate and not guaranteed.

Print Fee Chart

Comics

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Fee per Book
(USD)
Current Turnaround (working days)
Modern (1975-Date)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$200
Fee per Book
(USD)
$30
Fast Track: +$10
Current Turnaround (working days) 30 days
Fast Track: 15 days
Value

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$200
Fee per Book
(USD)
$32
Fast Track: +$10
Current Turnaround (working days) 50 days
Fast Track: 25 days
Economy

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$400
Fee per Book
(USD)
$43
Fast Track: +$10
Current Turnaround (working days) 35 days
Fast Track: 20 days
Standard

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$1,000
Fee per Book
(USD)
$70
Current Turnaround (working days) 15 days
Express

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$3,000
Fee per Book
(USD)
$105
Current Turnaround (working days) 8 days
WalkThrough

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Unlimited
Fee per Book
(USD)
3% of Fair Market Value ($150 min, $5,000 max)
Current Turnaround (working days) Same day
ReHolder

A comic book in a CGC holder is encapsulated in a new CGC holder. The grade assigned to the book should not change, unless any damage occurred post-encapsulation, in which case the grade will be adjusted accordingly. To qualify, the book must still be encapsulated in its original CGC holder.

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$10,000
Fee per Book
(USD)
$15
Current Turnaround (working days) 15 Days
ReHolder - High Value

A comic book in a CGC holder is encapsulated in a new CGC holder. The grade assigned to the book should not change, unless any damage occurred post-encapsulation, in which case the grade will be adjusted accordingly. To qualify, the book must still be encapsulated in its original CGC holder.

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Unlimited
Fee per Book
(USD)
$35
Current Turnaround (working days) 15 Days
PreScreen
(25 book minimum)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
Tier price OR $5 per reject
Current Turnaround (working days) Tier + 5 Days
Imaging

Digital imaging for comic books submitted under any of CGC's grading and service tiers. Consists of accurate high-resolution images of the front and back of the book, shown encapsulated in its CGC holder. Applies to all books on the form. Not available for on-site services.

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$5
Current Turnaround (working days) Tier + 5 Days
Custom Label
(Available on CGC's Universal (Blue) Label and Signature Series (Yellow) Label)

Choose from the NYC Spidey, Hulk Smash and The Walking Dead labels

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$5
Current Turnaround (working days) N/A

Magazines

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Fee per Book
(USD)
Current Turnaround (working days)
Modern (1975-Date)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$200
Fee per Book
(USD)
$33
Current Turnaround (working days) 40 days
Economy

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$400
Fee per Book
(USD)
$43
Current Turnaround (working days) 45 days
Standard

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$1,000
Fee per Book
(USD)
$59
Current Turnaround (working days) 25 days
WalkThrough

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Unlimited
Fee per Book
(USD)
2% of Fair Market Value ($85 min)
Current Turnaround (working days) Same day
ReHolder

A magazine in a CGC holder is encapsulated in a new CGC holder. The grade assigned to the magazine should not change, unless any damage occurred post-encapsulation, in which case the grade will be adjusted accordingly. To qualify, the magazine must still be encapsulated in its original CGC holder.

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$15
Current Turnaround (working days) 15 days
Imaging

Digital imaging for magazines submitted under any of CGC's grading and service tiers. Consists of accurate high-resolution images of the front and back of the magazine, shown encapsulated in its CGC holder. Applies to all magazines on the form. Not available for on-site services.

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$5
Current Turnaround (working days) N/A

Concert Posters

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Fee per Book
(USD)
Current Turnaround (working days)
Modern (1980-Date)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$200
Fee per Book
(USD)
$22
Current Turnaround (working days) 25 days
Value

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$200
Fee per Book
(USD)
$25
Current Turnaround (working days) 75 days
Economy

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$750
Fee per Book
(USD)
$35
Current Turnaround (working days) 55 days
Economy | Handbills & Postcards

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$499
Fee per Book
(USD)
$14
Current Turnaround (working days) 55 days
Standard

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$2,500
Fee per Book
(USD)
$55
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days
Express

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$5,000
Fee per Book
(USD)
$85
Current Turnaround (working days) 5 days
Express | Handbills & Postcards

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
$500 or more
Fee per Book
(USD)
$20
Current Turnaround (working days) 5 days
WalkThrough

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Unlimited
Fee per Book
(USD)
2.5% of Fair Market Value ($150 min, $5,000 max)
Current Turnaround (working days) Same day
ReHolder

A concert poster in a CGC holder is encapsulated in a new CGC holder. The grade assigned should not change, unless any damage occurred post-encapsulation, in which case the grade will be adjusted accordingly. To qualify, the concert poster must still be encapsulated in its original CGC holder.

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$15 (for posters under $10,000 FMV. Otherwise $35)
Current Turnaround (working days) 20 days

Prints, Photos & Sketches

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
Fee per Book
(USD)
Current Turnaround (working days)
Photos/Sketches | 9" x 11"
(Signature Series Authentication and Encapsulation Only)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$15
Current Turnaround (working days) 45 days
Small Print | 9" x 11"
(Signature Series Authentication and Encapsulation Only)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$15
Current Turnaround (working days) 45 days
Medium Print | 11" x 17"
(Signature Series Authentication and Encapsulation Only)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$25
Current Turnaround (working days) 45 days
Large Print | 14" x 20"
(Signature Series Authentication and Encapsulation Only)

Max. Value
per Book
(USD)
N/A
Fee per Book
(USD)
$25
Current Turnaround (working days) 45 days
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