Public Holidays / Closures

The VFS Global Canada Visa application centre will close for business on the following public holidays in 2017:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2017
01 January Sunday New Year’s Day
 14 February Tuesday Sports Day
16 April Sunday Easter Sunday
25 June ** Sunday Eid Al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
26 June ** Monday Eid Al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
02 July Sunday Canada Day
31 August - 04 September ** Thursday - Monday Eid Al Adha
18 December Monday Qatar National Day
24 December Monday Christmas Day
25 December Tuesday Boxing Day

** Expected dates of holiday, although actual dates may change depending upon sighting of the moon.