September 21, 2019
by Canada Post

Canada Post has honoured the late, legendary singer, songwriter and Montrealer Leonard Cohen with a new set of stamps, and has done so on what would have been Cohen's 85th birthday: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Four million Cohen stamps were printed, and they will only be available for a two-year period. Limited edition collectibles were also announced on the same day.

Stamps for domestic use

Stamp for letters to USAStamp for oversized lettersStamp for international letters

Booklet of Nine Stamps

Pane of Six Stamps


Set of Four First Day Covers

(Limited edition of 15,000)

Uncut Press Sheet

(Limited edition of 2000 sheets)

The folded uncut press sheet was sold packaged in a simulated
liner and album cover, inspired by Cohen's many recordings.

Other collectibles: three framed enlargements of the stamps,
and a framed commemorative pane.

Stamp Magazine

Read the Leonard Cohen pages of the Details Magazine
(pdf file in a new window) here
You will find all prices on these pages!

Invitation to the Unveiling of the Stamps

How to buy the stamps and other collectibles:

In Canada and USA best to call 1-800-565-4362. Around the world
or for any online shopper of as of Sept. 20 at 5:30 pm Eastern time
visit out online store at canadapost.ca/cohenstamps
This will bring straight in to all Cohen material.