Public Holidays / Closures

The Canada Visa Application Centers (CVAC) of VFS Global operated by IOM in Panama will close for business on the following public holidays in 2017:

Date Day Holidays 2017
2 January Monday  New Year (in lieu of January 1st)
9 January Monday Martyr’s Day
27 February Monday Monday Carnival
28 February Tuesday Tuesday Carnival
14 April Friday Good Friday
1 May Monday Labour Day
3 November Friday  Separation Day from Colombia
6 November Monday Colon Day (in lieu of November 5th)
10 November Friday First Cry of Independence
28 November Tuesday Independence Day from Spain
8 December Friday Mother’s Day
25 December Monday Christmas Day