Public Holidays / Closures

The VFS Global Canada Visa application centre will close for business on the following public holidays in 2018:

DATE DAY HOLIDAYS 2018
1 January Monday New Year’s Day
01 April Sunday Easter
21 August Tuesday Eid Al Adha
22 August Wednesday Eid Al Adha
11 September Tuesday Al Hijri 2018
07 October Sunday Thanks Giving Day
20 November Tuesday Prophets birthday
21 November Wednesday National day
22 November Thursday National day
02 December Sunday UAE National Day
25 December Tuesday Christmas
26 December Wednesday Boxing Day

All holidays marked with an asterisk (*) may vary as per the Lunar Calendar and Local Government announcements.