Postcards are fascinating and collectable in lots of different ways. Each is a snapshot of the past: a moment, a slice of social history, frozen in time. 


Collecting Information

No hobby quite compares with collecting postcards in the way it caters for all interests...

Buying & Selling

The Postcard Traders Association represents the UK's foremost dealers, auctioneers, fair organisers, publishers and accessory distributors amongst its members.

Fairs & Events

Check out our listing of UK and overseas fairs, organised by PTA members and Collector's clubs

The Symbol of Fair Trading

Postcard Traders Association membership allows you to display the badge of 'Postcard Professionalism'.

Woking Postcard Shows

Spring and Autumn South of England Postcard Fairs. Two-day shows held at Woking Leisure Centre

Formed in 1975 the Postcard Traders Association represents the UK's foremost dealers (and increasingly from overseas!), auctioneers, fair organisers, publishers and accessory distributors amongst its members. All have been vetted to ensure that the high standards and objectives set upon its foundation are maintained to help in protecting collectors against unfair or dubious trading practices.