Public Holidays / Closures

The CVAC holidays are as per the Canada Visa Office

The VFS Global Canada Visa application centre will close for business on the following public holidays in 2018:

Date Day Holidays 2018
1 January Monday New Year Day
9 February friday St. Maroun Day
14 february Wednesday Rafik Hariri Memorial Day
30 march Friday Good Friday (Western Churches)
6 April friday Good Friday (Eastern Churches)
1 May Tuesday Labor Day
25 may Friday South Liberation Day
15June Friday Eid Al-Fitr (Ramadan) *
(To be observed on June 15 and 16*)
2July Monday Canada Day
15 August Wednesday Assumption Day
21 august Tuesday Eid Al-Adha (To be observed on Aug 21 and 22*)
11 september Tuesday Hijri New Year
20 September Thursday Ashoura
20 November Tuesday Prophet Mohammad’s Birth Day
22 november Thursday Independence Day
25 December Tuesday Christmas Day
26 December Wednesday Boxing Day