Buy your watch with peace of mind with the N°1 authentication company
Entrust the certification of your next watch to the specialists, who have the appropriate tools and the most advanced methodology.
Original or fake: how to know if a watch is authentic before buying it?
Buying a luxury watch from a professional or a dealer does not guarantee the acquisition of an authentic piece.
Some are real on the outside, but equipped with fake movements. Sometimes even original papers are attributed to copies.
Worse yet ... what if it was a stolen watch? Don't take the word of people who claim to know their stuff and risk losing your investment.
By surrounding ourselves with the greatest professionals, we analyze, estimate and certify watches to secure your next purchase.
More than just an authentication service
The best way to get a certificate of expertise for your watch
A true digital double of the watch, evolving according to precise and exhaustive specifications.
Unfalsifiable, it requires the skills of a watchmaker who physically inspects the watch and an expert who validates the certificate.
This transferable title will follow the watch over time like a maintenance booklet. It gives access to services such as insurance or assistance in case of theft.
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Buyers, sellers, collectors
"This is exactly what the new generation of collectors wants."
"I'm in love with your concept, it's great."
"Very innovative! Watch Certificate™ allowed me to authenticate my Rolex and it was much easier to get it insured. I recommend."
A simple and transparent process with special attention paid to every step
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Inspection by a watchmaker
Validation by an expert
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Depending on the value of your watch
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Where can I purchase a Watch Certificate™?
You have the option of ordering your Watch Certificate™ on our Order a Watch Certificate™ page or directly from an authorized partner.
How do I send my watch for certification?
You can hand-deliver your watch to one of our partner watchmakers after making an appointment. If you prefer, we can organize a certification with shipment of your watch. To arrange for a shipment, please contact us via the Contact page in our website.
How long does certification take?
The inspection by a watchmaker takes less than an hour. Depending on the availability of the expert, the watch can be kept by the watchmaker for additional photos. Once the inspection is completed, you can leave with your watch and its accessories. You will be notified of the expert's validation within 48 hours on average.
I already have the original box, papers and invoice. Why make a Watch Certificate™?
Unfortunately, today, a certificate of origin is very easily falsifiable and holds no evolving information, no photos and cannot justify the authenticity of the watch and its components at a moment T. On the other hand Watch Certificate™ is the ideal tool to justify the market value of a watch to its insurance or to reassure a potential buyer in a transaction.
Who can update my Watch Certificate™?
Your Watch Certificate™ is upgradeable and it records the history of your watch. All of our authorized watchmakers can update your certificate, by appointment only. You can also request an update on the market value of your watch remotely (e.g. filing an insurance claim). An independent expert will validate the new market value of your watch within 48 hours, on average.
Watch Certificate™ goes with you
You wish to buy, estimate or sell your watch, discover our advantages
The best authentication, without fail
Watch Certificate™ offers all owners the most advanced certification in the market. 53 checkpoints, a minimum of 8 HD photos, inspection by a certified watchmaker, and validation by an independent expert, it's all there to provide you with your watch's passport, scalable and unfalsifiable in no time.