Public Holidays / Closures

The VFS Global Canada Visa application centres will close for business on the following public holidays in 2019:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2019
01 January Tuesday New Year’s Day
02 April Tuesday Easter Monday
01 May Wednesday Workers day
21 May Tuesday Victoria Day
29 May Wednesday Democracy Day
05 June Wednesday Id el Fitr (As per FGN holiday)*
06 June Thursday Id el Fitr (As per FGN holiday)*
01 July Monday Canada Day
12 August Monday Eid-el-kabir (As per FGN holiday)*
13 August Tuesday Eid-el-Kabir (As per FGN holiday)*
01 October Tuesday National Day
12 November Tuesday Remembrance Day (in lieu of Sunday ,11 November)
20 November Wednesday Eid-El-Maulud
25 December Wednesday Christmas Day
26 December Thursday Boxing Day

*Subject to change based on declaration by Federal government of Nigeria.