World First and Early Releases® Cutoff Dates

Posted on 12/30/2011

First Releases Overview | Early Releases Overview

US First and Early Releases Cutoff Dates

To qualify for First Releases or Early Releases, all coins must generally be received by NGC or an NGC-approved depository before the Cutoff Date listed to be eligible for the First Releases or Early Releases designation.*

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

Coins held in NGC-approved depositories must be submitted for certification no later than five years after the Cutoff Date.

Issues that are currently eligible for the Early Releases designation are shown highlighted in blue.


2014 — Alderney

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Bullion 2013 THE REMEMBRANCE - POPPY COLORIZED 5PND (MS) Monday, January 13, 2014

2014 — Armenia

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Bullion 2014 NOAH'S ARK S500D (MS) Monday, March 10, 2014

2014 — Australia

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Kookaburra 2014P KOOKABURRA - HIGH RELIEF S$1 (PF) Monday, May 5, 2014
Gold Kangaroo 2014P KANGAROO P25 G$100 (MS) Friday, April 18, 2014
Antarctic Territory 2014 WANDERING ALBATROSS S$1 (PF) Thursday, April 10, 2014
Gold Kangaroo 2014P KANGAROO P25 G$5 (PF) Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Gold Kangaroo 2014P KANGAROO P25 G$25 (PF) Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Gold Kangaroo 2014P KANGAROO P25 G$50 (PF) Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Gold Kangaroo 2014P KANGAROO P25 G$100 (PF) Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Australian Road Signs 2014 5oz KOALA - FROSTED UNC S$10 (MS) Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Map Series 2014P MAP SERIES - KOALA COLORIZED S$1 (MS) Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Australian Megafauna 2014P GENYORNIS COLORIZED S$1 (PF) Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014P GREAT WHITE SHARK S50C (MS) Monday, March 31, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014P MILITARY AVIATION COLORIZED S$1 (PF) Monday, March 31, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014P TASMANIAN DEVIL S$1 (PF) Friday, March 21, 2014
Silver Lunar 2014P KOALA COLORIZED S$1 (MS) Thursday, March 20, 2014
Silver Lunar 2014 KOALA - FROSTED UNC S$1 (MS) Thursday, March 20, 2014
Silver Lunar 2014P YEAR OF THE HORSE COLORIZED S$2 (MS) Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Silver Lunar 2014P YEAR OF THE HORSE COLORIZED S50C (MS) Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014P HIGH RELIEF WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE S$1 (PF) Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014P WEDGE-TAILED EAGLE S$1 (PF) Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Silver Koala 2014P GILT KOALA S$1 (PF) Thursday, February 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2013 KOREA ARMISTICE AGREEMENT S$1 (PF) Monday, January 6, 2014

2014 — Austria

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Bullion 2014 VIENNA PHILHARMONIC S1.5E (MS) Friday, February 14, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014 VIENNA PHILHARMONIC G100E (MS) Thursday, January 30, 2014

2014 — British Virgin Islands

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2014 SEAHORSE TITANIUM $5 (PF) Thursday, March 27, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 SEAHORSE COPPER-NICKEL $5 (PF) Thursday, March 27, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 SEAHORSE S$5 (PF) Thursday, March 27, 2014

2014 — Canada

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2014 WATER LILY AND LEOPARD FROG - COLORIZED 25C (SP) Thursday, May 8, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 POLAR BEAR S$50 (PF MA) Thursday, May 8, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 POPE JOHN PAUL II S$10 (PF) Thursday, May 8, 2014
Gold Commemorative 2014 ARCTIC FOX G$10 (PF) Thursday, May 8, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 ARCTIC FOX S$5 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Silver Maple Leaf 2014 CANADA MAPLE LEAF S$10 (SP) Thursday, May 1, 2014
O Canada 2014 MOOSE S$10 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Canadian Maple Canopy 2014 SPRING COLORIZED S$20 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Story of Northern Lights 2014 HOWLING WOLF HOLOGRAM S$20 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Legend of Nanaboozhoo 2014 COLORIZED S$20 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Legend of Nanaboozhoo 2014 GILT THE THUNDERBIRD'S NEST S$20 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Legend of Nanaboozhoo 2014 GILT THE THUNDERBIRD S$20 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Seven Sacred Teachings 2014 GILT LOVE S$20 (PF) Thursday, May 1, 2014
Regular Issue 2014 50C (MS) Tuesday, April 29, 2014
The Bison 2014 THE FIGHT S$20 (PF) Thursday, April 17, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 BOBCAT S$20 (SP) Friday, April 4, 2014
O Canada 2014 PINTAIL DUCK COLORIZED 25C (SP) Wednesday, April 2, 2014
O Canada 2014 SKIING CANADA'S SLOPES S$25 (PF) Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The Great Lakes 2014 LAKE ONTARIO ENAMELED S$20 (PF) Wednesday, April 2, 2014
O Canada 2014 SKIING CANADA'S SLOPES S$5 (PF MA) Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Tradition of Hunting 2014 SEAL S$5 (PF) Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 GILT JEWEL OF LIFE S$3 (PF) Monday, March 31, 2014
Contemporary Canadian Art 2014 TIM BARNARD S$30 (PF) Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 1.5oz ARCTIC FOX S$5 (MS) Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The Bison 2014 THE BULL & HIS MATE S$20 (PF) Monday, March 24, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 EASTERN MEADOWLARK COLORIZED 25C (SP) Friday, March 21, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 CANADA GOOSE S$20 (SP) Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Silver Maple Leaf 2014 WORLD MONEY FAIR REVERSE PROOF S$5 (PF) Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 GRIZZLY BEAR S$10 (PF MA) Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 PEREGRINE FALCON S$5 (PF) Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 TIKTAALIK COLORIZED 25C (SP) Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 BALD EAGLE S$100 (PF MA) Monday, March 10, 2014
Regular Issue 2014 S5C (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Regular Issue 2014 S10C (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Regular Issue 2014 S25C (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Regular Issue 2014 S50C (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Regular Issue 2014P GILT LOON $1 (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Regular Issue 2014 GILT POLAR BEAR S$2 (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 GILT WWI 100TH ANNIVERSARY S$1 (PF) Thursday, March 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 WWI 100TH ANNIVERSARY S$1 (MS) Friday, February 14, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 WWI 100TH ANNIVERSARY S$1 (PF) Friday, February 14, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 LEARNING TO SKATE COLORIZED S$10 (PF) Friday, February 14, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 IGLOO S$10 (PF MA) Friday, February 14, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 IGLOO S$25 (PF) Friday, February 14, 2014
Silver Maple Leaf 2014 MAPLE LEAF REVERSE PROOF S$5 (PF) Friday, February 14, 2014
Gold Maple Leaf 2014 MAPLE LEAF G$50 (MS) Monday, January 27, 2014
Silver Maple Leaf 2014 MAPLE LEAF S$5 (MS) Monday, January 27, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2013 A.Y. JACKSON S$20 (PF) Monday, January 20, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2013 ORCA S$25 (PF) Monday, January 13, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 SCUTELLOSAURUS S$20 (PF) Friday, January 10, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2013 HOLIDAY SEASON S$10 (PF MA) Friday, January 10, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2013 HUNTING TRADITION - BISON S$5 (PF) Friday, January 10, 2014
Maple Leaf 2013 MAPLE LEAF COLORIZED S$10 (PF MA) Friday, January 10, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 The Caribou Colorized S$20 (PF) Monday, January 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 Lake Superior Enamelled S$20 (PF) Monday, January 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 Pond Hockey Colorized S$20 (PF) Monday, January 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 Orca S$10 (PF MA) Monday, January 6, 2014
Maple Leaf 2013 MAPLE LEAF 25TH ANNIVERSARY S$5 (MS) Monday, January 6, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 POLAR BEAR COLORIZED S$20 (PF) Thursday, January 2, 2014

2014 — China

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Sacred Buddhist Mountains 2014 MT. E MEI - WAN NIAN TEMPLE SERIES III S20Y (PF) Friday, May 9, 2014
Sacred Buddhist Mountains 2014 MT. E. MEI - PU XIAN SERIES III G100Y (PF) Friday, May 9, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 CHINA MOON LANDING S10Y (PF) Friday, March 14, 2014
Gold Commemorative 2014 CHINA MOON LANDING G100Y (PF) Friday, March 14, 2014

2014 — Cook Islands

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Lunar Series 2014P YEAR OF THE HORSE COLORIZED S50C (PF) Friday, January 10, 2014

2014 — Great Britain

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2014 300TH ANNIVERSARY QUEEN ANNE (MS) Friday, March 7, 2014
Lunar Series 2014 YEAR OF THE HORSE S2PND (MS) Thursday, January 30, 2014
Lunar Series 2014 YEAR OF THE HORSE G100P (MS) Monday, January 27, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014 BRITANNIA G100P (MS) Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Lunar Series 2014 YEAR OF THE HORSE S2PND (PF) Friday, January 10, 2014
Silver Bullion 2013 BRITANNIA S2PND (MS) Friday, January 10, 2014

2014 — Isle of Man

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2014 SILVER CATS - SNOWSHOE CROWN (PF) Tuesday, March 18, 2014

2014 — Isle of Man

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Biblical Art 2014 DAVID PLAYING FOR SAUL S1NS (PL) Monday, March 24, 2014
Biblical Art 2014 DAVID PLAYING FOR SAUL S2NS (PF) Monday, March 24, 2014
Views of Israel 2014 THE JORDAN RIVER S1NS (PL) Monday, March 24, 2014
Views of Israel 2014 THE JORDAN RIVER S2NS (PF) Monday, March 24, 2014

2014 — Mexico

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Gold Bullion 2014MO G1/20O (MS) Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014MO G1/10O (MS) Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014MO G1/4O (MS) Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014MO G1/2O (MS) Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014MO G1ONZA (MS) Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Gold Bullion 2014MO G1/4O (PF) Tuesday, April 15, 2014

2014 — Niue

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Feng Shui 2014 HORSES COLORIZED S$2 (PF) Tuesday, April 29, 2014

2014 — Rwanda

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2014 IMPALA S50F (MS) Friday, January 17, 2014

2014 — San Marino

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Regular Issue 2013R SAN MARINO S5E (PF) Friday, January 10, 2014

2014 — Tokelau

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Creatures Myth & Legend 2014 GILT PEGASUS S$5 (PF) Friday, May 9, 2014
Creatures Myth & Legend 2014 GILT UNICORN S$5 (PF) Friday, May 9, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 UNICORN S$5 (PF) Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Silver Commemorative 2014 PEGASUS S$5 (PF) Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Lunar Series 2014 GILT YEAR OF THE HORSE S$5 (PF) Monday, January 27, 2014

2014 — Tuvalu

Category Coin Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2014P BALD EAGLE HIGH RELIEF S$1 (PF) Monday, May 5, 2014
Australia's Reptiles 2014 THORNY DEVIL LIZARD COLORIZED S$1 (PF) Friday, May 2, 2014
Gods of Olympus 2014 2oz RULER OF THE GODS - ZEUS $2 (PF MA) Friday, March 21, 2014

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

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