Canada Statutory Holidays

National and Provincial Stats 2018/19

Canada National and Provincial Statutory Holidays 2018

Canada Stat HolidaysCheck the 2018 National and Provincial statutory holidays in Canada. Public holidays in Canada are also known as ‘statutory holidays’, ‘stat holidays’ or simply ‘stats’. A statutory holiday in Canada is legislated either through the federal, or a provincial or territorial government.
New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Canada Day, Labor Day and Christmas Day are the Nationwide statutory holidays. In addition to the nationwide stat holidays, the following holidays are mandated by federal legislation for federally regulated employees. All banks commemorate these holidays, and they are statutory in some provinces and territories : Easter Monday, Victoria Day, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day and Boxing Day.

Date Day Holiday Observed In
January – 01 Monday New Year’s Day Nationwide
January – 02 Tuesday Day After New Year’s Day Quebec
February – 12 Monday Family Day BC
February – 19 Monday Islander Day PE
Nova Scotia Heritage Day Nova Scotia
Family Day Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan
Louis Riel Day MB
March – 30 Friday Good Friday Nationwide
April – 02 Monday Easter Monday Nationwide
May – 21 Monday Victoria Day Nationwide
June – 21 Thursday National Aboriginal Day Northwest Territories
June – 25 Monday Quebec’s National Day Quebec
July – 02 Monday Canada Day Nationwide
July – 9 Monday Nunavut Day Nunavut
August – 06 Monday Civic Day All except Quebec and Yukon
August – 20 Monday Discovery Day YT
September – 03 Monday Labor Day Nationwide
October – 08 Monday Thanksgiving Day Nationwide
November – 12 Monday Remembrance Day Nationwide
December – 25 Tuesday Christmas Nationwide
December – 26 Wednesday Boxing Day Nationwide

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