Old China Town KL The Malaya Study Group Selangor SG 87

The Malaya Study Group exists for collectors of the stamps, postal stationery and postal history of the states of Peninsular Malaysia which until 1963 formed the Federation of Malaya, including the Straits Settlements of Malacca, Penang and Singapore, the Federated Malay States, Negri Sembilan and Sungei Ujong, Pahang, Perak and Selangor and the Unfederated States, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Trengganu. Many MSG members also collect & study all of modern Malaysia, Singapore, and the island of Borneo, comprising additionally  Sabah, Sarawak, Borneo, Labuan, and the states of Brunei & the peninsular state of Singapore. Study of the whole area so often adds to understanding and appreciation of the philately of Malaya. The Society has a JOURNAL, "The Malayan Philatelist" and a NEWSLETTER supplied free to members, EXCHANGE PACKETS, AUCTIONS and has produced a number of significant PUBLICATIONS on the stamps and postal history of the area.

Collectors who are interested in any of these areas are invited to view these pages and to join the society

The annual subscription is  £20(US$34) , with a £5 discount for members who pay on time, so if you pay by June 30th you pay £15(US$25.50)..   Any member paying their subscription after June 30th in any year will  have to pay 20 (US$34).For new members joining after 1st October the subscription is 22.50 ($US46.75), being half sub. for current year and full sub. for next year. Anyone in the US or Canada paying Stephen Schuman at sdsch@earthlink.net by PayPal must add US$1.00. All mailings to destinations outside the UK will be by airmail. To join the Society please complete the Application Form now. The MSG Flyer, Pdf below, has more details of the Group.

NB PRINT the PDF documents by clicking on the Printer symbol, top left side, WITHIN the PDF image.Printing from the File..Print option can  sometimes give unpredictable results

pdf icon MSG Application Form

pdf icon The MSG Flyer - our new 2018 brochure (pdf format)

More information is available from the Membership Secretary
Mr Martin Roper

25 King Edward Avenue
HP21 7JD

Tel 01296 421814


The Malaya Study Group website was originally created by the late John Morgan, to whom we are indebted for his pioneering dedication to the Group.

WebMaster: KewSoft Web Director Nick Hackney (malayastudygroup@hotmail.co.uk) Telephone & Fax: (44)-(0)208 876 7567