Public Holidays

2022

Public Holidays in 2022

DATE REASON
January 1 Saturday New Year’s Day
February 1 Tuesday Lunar New Year’s Day
February 2 Wednesday The second day of the Lunar New Year
February 3 Thursday The third day of the Lunar New Year
April 5 Tuesday Cheng Ming Festival
April 15 Friday Good Friday
April 16 Saturday The Day before Easter​
May 1 Sunday Labour Day
May 8 Sunday The Buddha’s Birthday
June 3 Friday Dragon Boat Festival
September 11 Sunday The Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 1 Saturday National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 2 Sunday The Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 4 Tuesday Chong Yeung Festival
November 2 Wednesday All Soul’s Day
December 8 Thursday Feast of Immaculate Conception
December 20 Tuesday Macao S.A.R. Establishment Day
December 22 Thursday Winter Solstice
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day
Exemption from work granted by the Chief Executive
DATE REASON
January 31 (afternoon) Monday Lunar New Year’s Eve
Compensatory rest days according to No. 4 of Article 79 of the ETAPM
DATE REASON
January 3 Monday Compensatory rest day for New Year’s Day
April 18 Monday Compensatory rest day for the Day before Easter
May 2 Monday Compensatory rest day for Labour Day
May 9 Monday Compensatory rest day for the Buddha’s Birthday
September 12 Monday Compensatory rest day for the Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 3 Monday Compensatory rest day for National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 5 Wednesday Compensatory rest day for The Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
December 26 Monday Compensatory rest day for Christmas Eve
December 27 Tuesday Compensatory rest day for Christmas Day
2023

Public Holidays in 2023

DATE REASON
January 1 Sunday New Year’s Day
January 22 Sunday Lunar New Year’s Day
January 23 Monday The second day of the Lunar New Year
January 24 Tuesday The third day of the Lunar New Year
April 5 Wednesday Cheng Ming Festival
April 7 Friday Good Friday
April 8 Saturday The Day before Easter​
May 1 Monday Labour Day
May 26 Friday The Buddha’s Birthday
June 22 Thursday Dragon Boat Festival
September 30 Saturday The Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 1 Sunday National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 2 Monday The Day following National Day of the People’s Republic of China
October 23 Monday Chong Yeung Festival
November 2 Thursday All Soul’s Day
December 8 Friday Feast of Immaculate Conception
December 20 Wednesday Macao S.A.R. Establishment Day
December 22 Friday Winter Solstice
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve
December 25 Monday Christmas Day
Compensatory rest days according to No. 4 of Article 79 of the ETAPM
DATE REASON
January 2 Monday Compensatory rest day for New Year’s Day
January 25 Wednesday Compensatory rest day for Lunar New Year’s Day
April 10 Monday Compensatory rest day for the Day before Easter
October 3 Tuesday Compensatory rest day for the Day following Mid-Autumn Festival
October 4 Wednesday Compensatory rest day for National Day of the People’s Republic of China
December 26 Tuesday Compensatory rest day for Christmas Eve