Public Holidays / Closures

The Canada Visa Application Centre in Moldova will be closed for business on the following public holidays in 2018

Date Day Holidays 2018
1 January Monday New Year’s Day
8 January Monday Orthodox Christmas (old style; in lieu of 7 January)
8 March Thursday International Women’s Day
9 April Monday Easter Sunday (Orthodox; observed in lieu of Sunday, 8 April)
16 April Monday ‘Pastele Blajinilor’ (Memory Day)
15 June Friday Eid al-Fitr
21 August Tuesday Eid al-Adha
27 August Monday Independence Day
15 October Monday Chisinau Day (in lieu of Sunday, 14 October)
25 December Tuesday Christmas Day (Catholic/ Orthodox new style)