We invite you to join us


From the beginner in the wonderful world of stamps through to the seasoned collector, you are most welcome to join us



PFSA member benefits




  • Access to the ‘members-only’ area on the PFSA website, stampssa.africa
  • Access to the bi-monthly electronic journal, The SA Philatelist
  • Access to the bi-monthly newsletter, ‘STAMPS SOUTH AFRICA – Keeping in Touch’
  • Exhibit at exhibitions sanctioned by the PFSA. (Often with added support benefits)
  • Discounted expert verification of postage stamps and postal items
  • Assistance with collections/exhibits and their preparation
  • Philatelic library
  • Assistance for youth groups.
  • Opportunities for buying and selling philatelic material





The South African Philatelist, a bi-monthly stamp journal, is published only in electronic format


  • This is one of the oldest running stamp journals in the world and was founded in 1923


STAMPS SOUTH AFRICA – Keeping in Touch, a bi-monthly electronic Newsletter

Annual Membership Fee




Our membership year runs from 1 January to 31 December


The following membership is available:


Regular Membership (Society member)

RSA and worldwide – R135.00

  • Receive all PFSA member benefits and allowed to speak and vote (as an appointed Society delegate) at the Annual General Meeting (Congress)


Direct Subscriber (Online member)

RSA and World wide – R135.00

  • Receive all PFSA member benefits and allowed to speak at the Annual General Meeting (Congress) but shall not have a vote


Youth Society Affiliation

  • R50.00



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