Cyprus Stamps Calendar
Cyprus Stamps issues programme for the year 2020.
Below, please find the details below for the initial planned stamp release programme by the Cyprus Post Office for 2020 and north Cyprus (Turkish Cypriot) stamp issues.
More information regarding face values and images will become available closer to each issue once we receive the official advance notice leaflets.
Please note: both lists are subject to change and we will endeavour to post updated details as and when we are notified.
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Republic of Cyprus stamps 2020 - Preliminary List of Issues
On 12th February 2020:
a) "Butterflies of Cyprus" - (Πεταλούδες της Κύπρου) comprising 3 stamps each of a different value.
b) "Water" - (Νερό) comprising of 2 stamps of different values.
Also "The Refugee stamp reprint 2020"
On 19th March 2020
a) "Olympic Games – Tokyo 2020" comprising of four stamps.
b) "Marathon Runner - Stelios Kyriakides"
On 4th May 2020:
a) "Europa 2020" - this issue will consist of two stamps and a booklet containing a strip of 4 sets of stamps (8 stamps). The common theme adopted by the European Postal Organization (POSTEUROP) is "Ancient Postal Routes".
b) "World Year of Midwifery" and 200 years since Florence Nightingale's birth. Comprising one stamp.
On 9th July 2020:
a) Common issue with countries of Euromed Postal “Gastronomy in the Mediterranean” comprising one stamp.
b) "Anniversaries and Events" each of the themes will consist of one single stamp as follows:
"60 years Federation of Employers and Manufacturers", "25 years of Militant gang EOKA" and "65th Anniversary of the EOKA struggle".
On 17th September 2020:
"Personalities of Cyprus" will feature the following people:
Nearchos Klerides, Vasos Lysarides and Stella Souliotou.
Each theme will consist of one stamp.
On 19th November 2020:
"Christmas 2020" - comprising three stamps.
In addition three maximum cards will be available.
On the same date the Presentation Packs as well as the Special Albums 2020 will be available, although please be aware there is generally a delay of several days.
The face value of all the stamps will be communicated at a later date.
First Day Covers of all the above issues except the Refugee stamp reprint will be released at the same time.
North Cyprus Stamps 2020 Preliminary Issues List
Below are the preliminary release dates for the north Cyprus (Turkish Cypriot) 2020 planned issues.
Please note this list is subject to change and we will endeavour to post updated details as and when we are notified.
On 12 March 2020:
"UEFA EURO 2020 Football Championship"
"Games of the XXXII Olympiad (Tokyo 2020)" - no more details for this issue - October 2020.
On 21 May 2020 - put back to 10 September 2020:
The common theme adopted by the European Postal Organization (POSTEUROP) is "Ancient Postal Routes"
On 10 September 2020: - information indicates this issue has been Cancelled for 2020.
"Old Local Soft Drinks"
On 19 November 2020:
"Anniversaries and Events" to include the delayed 12 March issue "Games of the XXXII Olympiad (Tokyo 2020)"
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