Public Holidays / Closures

The Canada Visa Application Center in Nepal will be closed on the following public holidays in 2018:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2018
1 January Monday New Year’s Day
1 March Thursday Holi
30 March Friday Good Friday
1 May Tuesday International Labor Day
16 October Tuesday Dashain - Phulpati
17 October Wednesday Dashain – Maha Astami
18 October Thursday Dashain – Maha Nawami
19 October Friday Dashain - Dashami
7 November Wednesday Tihar – Laxmi Puja
8 November Thursday Tihar – Gobhardhan Puja
9 November Friday Tihar – Bhai Tika
25 December Tuesday Christmas Day
26 December Wednesday Boxing Day

Note: When there is a holiday in India it will add at least an additional day of processing to Nepal applications apart from the normal processing time and transit time.

Canadian High Commission, New Delhi will be closed on the following public holidays in 2018

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2018
01 January Monday New Year’s Day
26 January Friday Republic Day
02 March Friday Holi
30 March Friday Good Friday
02 April Monday Easter Monday
02 July Monday Canada Day (in lieu)
15 August Wednesday Independence Day
19 October Friday Dussehra
07 November Wednesday Diwali
25 December Tuesday Christmas Day
26 December Wednesday Boxing Day