Canada Stat HolidaysCheck the 2020 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 Wednesday New Year’s Day Nationwide
January – 02 Thursday Day After New Year’s Day Quebec
February – 17 Monday Family Day BC
February – 17 Monday Islander Day PE
Nova Scotia Heritage Day Nova Scotia
Family Day Alberta, Ontario and Saskatchewan
Louis Riel Day MB
April – 10 Friday Good Friday Nationwide
April – 13 Monday Easter Monday Nationwide
May – 18 Monday Victoria Day Nationwide
June – 21 Sunday National Aboriginal Day Northwest Territories
June – 24 Wednesday Quebec’s National Day Quebec
July – 01 Wednesday Canada Day Nationwide
July – 9 Thursday Nunavut Day Nunavut
August – 03 Monday Civic Day All except Quebec and Yukon
August – 17 Monday Discovery Day YT
September – 07 Monday Labor Day Nationwide
October – 12 Monday Thanksgiving Day Nationwide
November – 11 Wednesday Remembrance Day Nationwide
December – 25 Friday Christmas Nationwide
December – 26 Saturday Boxing Day Nationwide