Public Holidays / Closures

The VFS Global Canada Visa Application Centre in Japan will close for business on the following public holidays in 2019:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2019
01 January  Tuesday  New Year's Day
14 January Monday Coming of Age day
11 February Monday National Foundation Day
21 March Thursday Vernal Equinox Day
29 April Monday Showa Day
30 April Tuesday Emperor abdication
01 May Wednesday Emperor enthronement
02 May Thursday Holiday
03 May Friday Constitution day
06 May Monday Substitute holiday(Children’s Day)
15 July Monday Marine Day
12 August Monday Substitute holiday(MOUNTAIN DAY)
16 September Monday Respect-for-the Aged Day
23 September Monday Autumnal Equinox
14 October Monday Sports Day
22 October Tuesday Ceremony of a new emperor
04 November Monday Substitute holiday(CULTURE DAY)