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2020 stamp programme

Each year An Post runs a programme of special and commemorative stamps on behalf of the Irish Government. We are now taking suggestions for the 2022 stamp programme

This year the programme includes 51 stamps covering 14 different topics. 

Please see below revised Stamp Programme issues and dates for the rest of 2020.  GAA 'Put your stamp on the game' and Ireland's Pride Movement will not issue this year.

Issue Date

Description

Number of Stamps

23 January

Galway and Rijeka - European Capitals of Culture 2020

2

30 January

Love and Marriage

1

20 February

War of Independence (Struggle for Sovereignty)

1

27 February

The Irish Abroad

5

5 March

Pioneering Irish Women

5

16 July

EUROPA - Ancient Postal Routes

2

23 July

Ninth Definitive Series 'A History of Ireland in 100 Objects' - Phase IV

12

30 July 

Centenary of the birth of Liam Cosgrave

1

27 August

25th Anniversary of Father Ted

4

24 September

War of Independence (Civil Society)

2

8 October

U2 - A Celebration

5

29 October

Christmas

6

 

 

Total number of commemorative stamps, including definitives

46


You can download the An Post Irish Stamps Report for 2017 (PDF, 1300KB).