Welcome, and thank you for visiting the Bird Stamp Society website

Founded in 1986, we are an international, non profit Society affiliated to the British Thematic Association.

Membership of the Society is open to anyone worldwide who is interested in collecting bird stamps and bird-related postal history and philatelic material. Find out more by clicking here

The site includes:

  • A Knowledge Base , providing a resource of general and specialist articles, books and catalogues, links and FAQs;
  • An About Us section detailing who we are, what we do, how to join us, and our latest Society documents;
  • Details of our core quarterly publication, Flight;
  • A Gallery of Bird stamp images;
  • A Blog, populated by BSS members. Some of the articles are restricted to BSS members only; and
  • A Members Area which includes: a Forum; Flight back issues; Bird Stamp Listings; Members Gallery, Library and much more.