There are 10 statutory holidays in British Columbia (BC). The British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2023 include New Year’s Day, Family Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, BC Day, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Day, Remembrance Day, Christmas Day.
Easter Sunday, Easter Monday and Boxing Day are not statutory holidays in B.C.

British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2023

Date Week Day Holiday
January – 1 Monday New Year’s Day
February – 20 Monday Family Day
April – 7 Friday Good Friday
May – 22 Monday Victoria Day
July – 1 Saturday Canada Day
August – 7 Saturday B.C. Day
September – 4 Monday Labour Day
October – 9 Monday Thanksgiving Day
December – 25 Monday Christmas
December – 26 Tuesday Boxing Day

Special Rules for British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2023

  • Easter Sunday, Easter Monday and Boxing Day are not statutory 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.

Govt Source : British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2023

British Columbia Statutory Holidays Calendar 2023

British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2023
British Columbia Statutory Holidays 2023