Early Releases and First Releases Cutoff Dates

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.

Note: The Early Releases label will be the default for submissions, so be sure to request the First Releases label if applicable.

Notes held in PMG-approved depositories must be submitted for certification no later than five years after the cutoff date.

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.

2016 - Macau

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Lunar Series 2016 Monkey 10 PatacasWednesday, June 8, 2016
Lunar Series 2016 Rooster 10 PatacasWednesday, June 8, 2016

2016 - Great Britain

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Circulation Issue 2016 Polymer 5 PoundsThursday, October 13, 2016

2015 - China

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Commemorative 2015 Chinese Aerospace ¥100Thursday, December 24, 2015

Additional issues will be added as their release is announced and confirmed.