Public Holidays / Closures

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

1 January Sunday New Year’s Day
13 April Thursday Easter
16 April Sunday Easter
24 April* Monday Isra’a & Miraj/Ascention of the Prophet
26 June Monday First Day of Eid Al Fitr
27 June Tuesday First Day of Eid Al Fitr
02 July Sunday Canada Day
23 July Sunday Renaissance Day
03 September* Sunday Eid Al Adha
04 September* Monday Eid Al Adha
21 September Thursday Islamic New Year
03 December Sunday Oman National Day
04 December Monday Oman National Day
05 December Tuesday Prophet Mohammed Birthday
24 December Sunday Christmas Day
25 December Monday Boxing Day

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