Public Holidays

2021

Public Holidays in 2021

DATEREASON
January 1FridayNew Year’s Day
February 12FridayLunar New Year’s Day
February 13SaturdayThe second day of the Lunar New Year
February 14SundayThe third day of the Lunar New Year
April 2FridayGood Friday
April 3SaturdayThe Day before Easter​
April 4SundayCheng Ming Festival
May 1SaturdayLabour Day
May 19WednesdayThe Buddha’s Birthday
June 14MondayDragon Boat Festival
September 22WednesdayThe Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 1FridayNational Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 2SaturdayThe Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 14ThursdayChong Yeung Festival
November 2TuesdayAll Soul’s Day
December 8WednesdayFeast of Immaculate Conception
December 20MondayMacao S.A.R. Establishment Day
December 21TuesdayWinter Solstice
December 24FridayChristmas Eve
December 25SaturdayChristmas Day
Exemption from work granted by the Chief Executive
DATEREASON
February 11 (afternoon)ThursdayLunar New Year’s Eve
December 31 (afternoon)FridayNew Year’s Eve
Compensatory rest days according to No. 4 of Article 79 of the ETAPM
DATEREASON
February 15MondayCompensatory rest day for the second day of the Lunar New Year
February 16TuesdayCompensatory rest day for the third day of the Lunar New Year
April 5MondayCompensatory rest day for the Day before Easter
April 6TuesdayCompensatory rest day for Cheng Ming Festival
May 3MondayCompensatory rest day for Labour Day
October 4MondayCompensatory rest day for The Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
December 27MondayCompensatory rest day for Christmas Day
2022

Public Holidays in 2022

DATEREASON
January 1SaturdayNew Year’s Day
February 1TuesdayLunar New Year’s Day
February 2WednesdayThe second day of the Lunar New Year
February 3ThursdayThe third day of the Lunar New Year
April 5TuesdayCheng Ming Festival
April 15FridayGood Friday
April 16SaturdayThe Day before Easter​
May 1SundayLabour Day
May 8SundayThe Buddha’s Birthday
June 3FridayDragon Boat Festival
September 11SundayThe Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 1SaturdayNational Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 2SundayThe Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 4TuesdayChong Yeung Festival
November 2WednesdayAll Soul’s Day
December 8ThursdayFeast of Immaculate Conception
December 20TuesdayMacao S.A.R. Establishment Day
December 22ThursdayWinter Solstice
December 24SaturdayChristmas Eve
December 25SundayChristmas Day
Exemption from work granted by the Chief Executive
DATEREASON
January 31 (afternoon)MondayLunar New Year’s Eve
Compensatory rest days according to No. 4 of Article 79 of the ETAPM
DATEREASON
January 3MondayCompensatory rest day for New Year’s Day
April 18MondayCompensatory rest day for the Day before Easter
May 2MondayCompensatory rest day for Labour Day
May 9MondayCompensatory rest day for the Buddha’s Birthday
September 12MondayCompensatory rest day for the Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 3MondayCompensatory rest day for National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 5WednesdayCompensatory rest day for The Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
December 26MondayCompensatory rest day for Christmas Eve
December 27TuesdayCompensatory rest day for Christmas Day