What is a First Day Cover?
A First Day Cover is an envelope that bears one or more stamps
canceled on the day the stamp was first placed on sale by the postal
How can I buy First Day Covers
Some of the ways that you could buy are
Standing Order Deposit Account (SODA)
In short it is called SODA and it is a
service being offered by the Philatelic Bureau. As a customer, you
will need to open an account with some deposits so that these amount
could be deducted whenever any philatelic items are sent to you on a
regular basis. It is basically a standing instruction.
Mail Order Service
It is a service where you will need to
place your order via mail. You will need to remit the funds in advance
and should also include the cost of the philatelic items, return
postage as well as the registration charges.
Advance Order Service
You can place an order in advance of a
week before the issue date with the Malaysian Philatelic Bureau
Headquarters. You will need to pay in advance for the full cost of the
items ordered and can be collected from the same place in due course.
What is the address and contact of
the Stamp and Philatelic Division of Pos Malaysia?
Stamp and Philatelic Division
1st Floor, Pos Malaysia Headquarters
50670 Kuala Lumpur
Tel : 603-2274 1122 Ext 6715 / 6651
Fax : 603-2694 2139