British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2021 Check 2021 Statutory Holidays in British Columbia in Canada. There are 10 statutory holidays in British Columbia. Find 2021 public holidays dates for Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, B.C. Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day, Christmas etc in British Columbia.

British Columbia Public Holidays 2021
DateWeek DayHoliday
January – 1Friday New Year’s Day
February – 15Monday Family Day
April – 02Friday Good Friday
May – 24Monday Victoria Day
July – 01Thursday Canada Day
August – 02MondayBritish Columbia Day
September – 06Monday Labor Day
October – 11Monday Thanksgiving Day
November – 11Thursday Remembrance Day
December – 25Saturday Christmas

Special Rules for Public Holidays in British Columbia –

  • If the statutory holiday falls on an employee’s day off, the employer is not required to give another day off.
  • An employer may for one or more employees at a workplace substitute another day off for a statutory holiday if the employer and the employee or a majority of those employees, as the case may be, agree to the substitution.
  • If Employees work on a statutory holiday, they get time-and-a-half plus an average day’s pay.
  • If July 1st falls on Sunday, Monday July 2nd replaces July 1st as Canada Day.
  • Easter Sunday, Easter Monday and Boxing Day are not statutory holidays in British Columbia.