Bank Holidays

Next Bank Holiday Is
04th November, Thursday
Deepavali Festival Day

2021

Month Date Occasion
April 30th Friday Half a day Special Bank Holiday (In lieu of May Day which falls on a Saturday)
May 01st Saturday May Day
14th Friday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
26th Wednesday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
27th Thursday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
June 24th Thursday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
July 21st Wednesday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
23rd Friday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
August 22nd Sunday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
September 20th Monday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
October 19th Tuesday Milan-Dun-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
20th Wednesday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
November 04th Thursday Deepavali Festival Day
18th Thursday Ill Full Moon Poya Day
December 18th Saturday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
24th Friday Half a day Special Bank Holiday (In lieu of Christmas Day which falls on a Saturday)
25th Saturday Christmas Day

2019

Month Date Occasion
January 15th Tuesday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
20th Sunday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
February 04th Monday National Independence Day
19th Tuesday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
March 04th Monday Mahasivarathri Day
20th Wednesday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
April 13th Saturday Day prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
14th Sunday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
19th Friday Bak Full Moon Poya Day & Good Friday
May 01st Wednesday May Day
18th Saturday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
19th Sunday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
June 05th Wednesday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
16th Sunday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
July 16th Tuesday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
August 12th Monday Id-Ul-Alha (Hajjhi Festival Day)
14th Wednesday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
September 13th Friday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
October 13th Sunday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
27th Sunday Deepavali Festival Day
November 10th Sunday Milan-Dun-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
12th Tuesday Il Full Moon Poya Day
December 11th Wednesday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
25th Wednesday Christmas Day

2020

Month Date Occasion
January 10th Friday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
15th Wednesday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
February 04th Tuesday National Independence Day
08th Saturday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
21st Friday Mahasivarathri Day
March 09th Monday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
April 07th Tuesday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
10th Friday Good Friday
12th Sunday Day prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
13th Monday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
May 01st Friday May Day
07th Thursday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
08th Friday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
25th Monday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
June 05th Friday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
July 04th Saturday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
August 01st Saturday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
03rd Monday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
September 01st Tuesday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
October 01st Thursday Adhi - Vap Full Moon Poya Day
30th Friday Vap Full Moon Poya Day & Milan-Dun-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
November 14th Saturday Deepavali Festival Day
29th Sunday Ill Full Moon Poya Day
December 25th Friday Christmas Day
29th Tuesday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day