The Transvaal Philatelist

Member News

Our new constitution was approved at the February 2023 AGM and is available for review in the members’ area.

The minutes of our February 2023 Annual General Meeting are now available for members. Click here to view.

The new rates for 2024 has been published and can be found under the membership/renewal page.

Latest journals

The Transvaal Philatelist (TP) is the official journal of the Transvaal Study Circle. It has been produced since the inception of the Study Circle, and in 2021 it will move on to Volume 56. It is currently produced three times per year, and each edition runs to between 30 and 45 pages. The TP hosts articles on all aspects of ZAR/Transvaal postal history, social history, postage, revenue and telegraphic stamps.

If you are interested in contributing an article, no matter how big or how small, please contact the editor at You don’t even have to be a member to contribute to the knowledge base, and all contributions are welcome.