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The statutory public holidays for 2021 are as follows:

Friday 1st JanuaryNew Year's Day
Friday 2nd AprilGood Friday
Monday 5th April Easter Monday
Monday 3rd MayMay Day bank holiday
Sunday 9th MayLiberation Day***
Monday 31st MaySpring bank holiday
Monday 30th AugustSummer bank holiday
Monday 27th DecemberChristmas Day (substitute day)
Tuesday 28th DecemberBoxing Day (substitute day)

***Liberation Day in 2021 falls on a Sunday

The statutory public holidays for 2022 are as follows:

Monday 3rd JanuaryNew Year's Day
Friday 15th AprilGood Friday
Monday 18th April Easter Monday
Monday 2nd MayMay Day bank holiday
Monday 9th MayLiberation Day
Monday 30th MaySpring bank holiday
Monday 29th AugustSummer bank holiday
Monday 26th DecemberBoxing Day
Tuesday 27th DecemberChristmas Day (substitute day)

A Policy Letter is currently being drafted regarding bank holidays for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee and will be submitted to the States of Deliberation in due course. This page will be amended following the outcome of that debate. 

The statutory public holidays for 2021 and 2022 can also be found in the downloads section of this page.

School term dates can be accessed here.

All public holidays are prescribed by the Public Holidays Ordinance, 2009 as follows:

"Weekday" does not include a Saturday.

Christmas Day and Good Friday (and all Sundays) are customary law holidays.

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Public Holidays 2021 and 2022

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