First and Early Releases Overview
To qualify for Early Releases or First Releases, all notes must generally be received by PMG or a PMG-approved depository before the cutoff date listed.
Notes held in PMG-approved depositories must be submitted for certification no later than six months after the release date.
* An asterisk (*) indicates the cutoff date was extended due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. For more information, click here.
The table below can be sorted automatically by clicking on the column headers. Issues
that are currently eligible for the Early or First Releases designation are shown
highlighted in blue.
2020 - Indonesia
||2020 75 Years of Independence Commemorative 75,000 Rupiah||Thursday, September 17, 2020
2019 - Singapore
||2019 Bicentennial Commemorative $20||Wednesday, July 10, 2019
2018 - Malaysia
||2018 60 Ringgit 60th Anniversary of the Signing of the Federation of Malaya Independence Agreement||Monday, February 26, 2018
||2018 600 Ringgit 60th Anniversary of the Signing of the Federation of Malaya Independence Agreement||Monday, February 26, 2018
2018 - Russia
||2018 100 Rouble FIFA World Cup Championship||Thursday, June 21, 2018
2018 - South Korea
||2018 2000 Won PyeongChang Olympic Games Special Auction s/n 101-10,000||Monday, February 26, 2018
||2018 2000 Won PyeongChang Olympic Games||Thursday, January 11, 2018|
2017 - Hong Kong, China
||2017 100 Dollars 100th Anniversary of the Bank of China||Monday, January 22, 2018|
2016 - Macau, China
||2016 Monkey 10 Patacas||Wednesday, June 8, 2016|
||2016 Rooster 10 Patacas||Wednesday, June 8, 2016|
2016 - Great Britain
||2016 Polymer 5 Pounds||Thursday, October 13, 2016|
2015 - China
||2015 Chinese Aerospace ¥100||Thursday, December 24, 2015|
Additional issues will be added as their release is announced and confirmed.
* Cutoff date extended due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. For more information, click here.