World First Day of Issue Cutoff Dates

First Day of Issue Overview

World First and Early Releases Cutoff Dates

To qualify for First Day of Issue, all coins must generally be received by NGC or an NGC-approved depository within one day of the first release of a new coin issue. The cutoff date for the First Day of Issue designation is shown below. For the complete First Day of Issue definition and requirements, click here.

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Jump to: Australia | Canada | China | Fiji | Great Britain | Niue | Tuvalu


2016 — Australia

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Gold Commemorative 2016 High Relief Koala $100 (PF) Monday, June 27, 2016
Gold Commemorative 2016 2oz High Relief Koala $200 (PF) Monday, June 27, 2016
Gold Commemorative 2016 5oz High Relief Koala $500 (PF) Monday, July 18, 2016


2016 — Canada

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Gold Maple Leaf 2016 MAPLE LEAF G$5 (MS) Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Gold Maple Leaf 2016 MAPLE LEAF G$10 (MS) Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Gold Maple Leaf 2016 MAPLE LEAF G$20 (MS) Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Gold Maple Leaf 2016 MAPLE LEAF G$50 (MS) Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Silver Maple Leaf 2016 MAPLE LEAF S$5 (MS) Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Silver Commemorative 2016 BATMAN V SUPERMAN S$20 (SP) Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Silver Commemorative 2016 STAR TREK: ENTERPRISE S$20 (SP) Thursday, June 9, 2016
Silver Commemorative 2016 SUPERMAN S$5 (MS) Friday, July 8, 2016


2016 — China

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Panda Series 2017 Panda S10Y (MS) Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Panda Series 2017 Panda G10Y (MS) Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Panda Series 2017 Panda G50Y (MS) Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Panda Series 2017 Panda G100Y (MS) Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Panda Series 2017 Panda G200Y (MS) Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Panda Series 2017 Panda G500Y (MS) Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Lunar Series 2016 Monkey Bi-Metallic 10Y (MS) Sunday, January 17, 2016
Ningbo Hall of Money 2016 Silver 10Y Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Ningbo Hall of Money 2016 Gold 100Y Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 LONGEVITY G100Y (PF) Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 LONGEVITY S10Y (PF) Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 PARENTHOOD S10Y Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 PARENTHOOD G100Y Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 Love S10Y Sunday, May 15, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 Love G100Y Sunday, May 15, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 Fortune S10Y Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Auspicious Culture 2016 Fortune G100Y Wednesday, June 22, 2016


2016 — Fiji

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Captain America: Civil War 2016 2 oz BATTLE COINS S$2 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War 2016 IRON MAN S$1 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War 2016 2 oz BATTLE COINS S$2 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War 2016 BLACK PANTHER S$1 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War 2016 BLACK WIDOW S$1 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War 2016 FALCON S$1 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016
Captain America: Civil War 2016 WINTER SOLDIER S$1 (PF) Thursday, April 28, 2016


2016 — Great Britain

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Silver Britannia 2016 BRITANNIA - PLAIN FIELDS S2PND (MS) Monday, January 11, 2016


2016 — Niue

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Disney Characters 2016 PRINCESS MULAN COLORIZED S$2 (PF) Monday, May 30, 2016
Frozen 2016 PRINCESS ANNA COLORIZED S$2 (PF) Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Disney Characters 2016 DUMBO 75TH ANNIVERSARY S$2 (PF) Tuesday, April 12, 2016


2016 — Tuvalu

Category Coin First Day Cutoff Date
Silver Commemorative 2016P 5oz STAR TREK HIGH RELIEF S$8 (PF)Monday, June 27, 2016
Silver Commemorative 2016P STAR TREK HIGH RELIEF S$1 (PF)Monday, June 27, 2016
Gold Commemorative 2016P STAR TREK HIGH RELIEF G$100 (PF)Monday, June 27, 2016


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


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