The UK's New Polymer Banknote DateStamp Issue
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Own the FIRST DateStamp™ Banknote issue

Just 5,000 new UK Polymer £5 Notes have been reserved for a Limited Edition DateStamp™ release.

This is the VERY FIRST time that a DateStamp™ banknote has been released.

Your Polymer £5 Banknote is guaranteed to be in perfect mint condition and is protectively encapsulated alongside a 1st Class Stamp officially postmarked by Royal Mail with the 13 September date – the first day of issue of the new Polymer £5 Note.

Limited to just 5,000 Collectors

Each DateStamp™ issue has its own unique serial number, which you can personally register online to obtain your Official DateStamp™ Registration Certificate.

First issues are always valued by collectors and by owning the Limited Edition DateStamp™ release you will be one of just 5,000 collectors able to forever mark the date the new £5 polymer banknote entered circulation.

To own your First Day of Issue Limited Edition DateStamp™ release Polymer £5 Banknote, simply click “Add to basket” below.

N.B. Please note the word “SPECIMEN” is shown to comply with Bank of England rules for picturing banknotes and will not be on the banknote you receive.


The new polymer £5 note is the first Bank of England issued polymer note.  Previous polymer commemorative notes have been issued in Northern Ireland and Scotland. 
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Order Ref 185/323G/3


  • Year of Issue: 2016
  • Country of Issue: United Kingdom
  • Denomination: £5
  • Dimensions: 125mm x 65mm
  • Postmarked: 13th September 2016
  • Maximum Authorised Release Quantity: 5000

Numismatic pieces should be owned primarily for collector interest.
The Westminster Collection does not offer them as an investment and makes no guarantees in terms of future value.