Isle of Man Stamps and Coins is proud to be accredited and partnered with the following organisations.
American Philatelic Society
With members in more than 110 countries, the APS is the largest, non-profit organization for stamp collectors in the world. Founded in 1886, the APS serves collectors, educators, postal historians, and the general public by providing a wide variety of programs and services.
International Philatelic Dealers Association
The IPDA is a non profit organization whose main intention is to give stamp collectors confidence when buying from internet based dealers.
Members of the Association trade under a Code of Ethics and a stamp dealer is able to establish credibility within the philatelic buying community.
Members who trade under the IPDA banner are fully committed to promoting philately on the internet, and the Association works to promote individual members businesses.
International Bank Note Society
The International Bank Note Society (IBNS) was founded in 1961. It operates as a non-profit educational organization and in furtherance of such purpose, its objectives are to promote, stimulate, and advance the study and knowledge of worldwide banknotes and paper currencies and all matters related thereto along educational, scientific and historical lines. Currently the IBNS has over 2,000 members in more than 90 countries
UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man
UNESCO is the United Nations' Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation. Biosphere reserves exist under UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme.
UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man is governed by a Stakeholder Partnership Group, chaired by the Chief Minister and with membership from Government, education, commerce, NGOs, charities and other bodies.
Philatelic Trading Society (PTS)
We are are proud to belong to The Philatelic Traders' Society Ltd. PTS is a UK based society with 100s of members from around the world and have been established since 1929.
PTS are the proud organisers of Stampex International which is Europe's largest stamp exhibition and has been running for over 60 years. Stampex International now resides twice a year at The Business Design Centre in Islington, London with some of the biggest names in philately.
Small European Postal Administrations Cooperative (SEPAC)
We are proud to be members of the Small European Postal Administrations Cooperative (SEPAC).
PostEurop is the trade association that has been representing European public postal operators since 1993.
Its 52 members in 49 countries and territories collectively operate 175,000 retail counters, employ 2.1 million people and link 800 million people daily. PostEurop unites its members and promotes greater cooperation, sustainable growth and continuous innovation.
Stamp Active is a voluntary organisation which promotes stamp collecting for young people in the UK. Its group of volunteers actively promote a number of initiatives including workshops, awards and stamps in schools.
Universal Postal Union (UPU)
PostEurop is also an officially recognised Restricted Union of the Universal Postal Union (UPU). It is governed by a Management Board, which is responsible for supervising and monitoring the implementation of the Association's strategy at operational level.
Isle of Man Treasury
We are proud to be official suppliers of Isle of man Treasury Coins and Banknotes