Public Holidays / Closures

The Canada Visa Application Centers in Burma (Myanmar) will be closed on the following public holidays in 2019

Date Day Holiday 2019
01 January Tuesday New Year’s Day
04 January Friday Independence Day
12 February Tuesday Union Day
20 March Wednesday Full Moon Day of Tabaung
27 March Wednesday  Armed Forced Day
15 April Monday Thingyan Festival
16 April Tuesday Thingyan Festival
17 April Wednesday Myanmar New Year Day
01 May Wednesday Labour Day
16 July Tuesday Full Moon Day Of Waso
19 July Friday Martyr's Day
12 August Monday Eid Day
11 October Friday Post full moon day of Thadingyut
14 October Monday Post full moon day of Thadingyut
15 October Tuesday Thadingyut holiday
28 October Monday Depavali Holiday
11 November Monday Full moon Day of Tazaungmone
12 November Tuesday Tazaungmone Holiday
21 November Thursday National Day
25 December Wednesday Christmas Day
26 December Thursday Karen New Year Day
31 December Tuesday  New Year Eve

The Canada Visa Application Centers in Burma (Myanmar) will be closed on the following public holidays in 2020

Date Day Holiday 2020
01 January Wednesday New Year’s Day
06 January Monday Independence Day
02 March Monday Peasant’s Day
09 March Monday Full Moon Day of Tabaung
15 April Wednesday Thingyan Holiday
16 April Thursday Thingyan Festival
01 May Friday Labour Day
06 May Wednesday Vesak Holiday
03 August Monday Beginning of Vassa
30 October Friday Thadingyut Festival Public
27 November Friday Tazaungdaing Holiday
09 December Wednesday National Day in Myanmar
25 December Friday Christmas Holiday
31 December Thursday New Year Holiday