Press Release

Office of the Deputy Governor
Topics: 
Public Holidays
Release Date:
Monday, 18 January 2021 - 12:20pm

Acting in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Holidays Act (Cap 199), as amended, Cabinet has approved the following public holidays for 2021:

Friday, 1st, January                                                             New Year’s Day

Monday, 1st March                                                             The Anniversary of the Birth of
(In lieu of Sunday, 7th March)                                             Hamilton Lavity Stoutt

Friday, 2nd April                                                                  Good Friday

Monday, 5th April                                                                Easter Monday
Monday, 24th May                                                              Whit Monday

Friday, 11th June                                                                Sovereign’s Birthday

Monday, 5th July                                                                Virgin Islands Day

Monday, 2nd August                                                          Emancipation Monday

Tuesday, 3rd August                                                          Emancipation Tuesday

Wednesday, 4th August                                                     Emancipation Wednesday

Monday, 18th October                                                        Heroes’ and Forefathers Day

Monday, 8th November                                                      The 1949 Great March and Restoration Day

Monday, 27th December                                                    Christmas Day
(In lieu of Saturday, 25th December)

Tuesday 28th December                                                    Boxing Day
(In lieu of Sunday, 26th December)

Author

Chrystall Kanyuck-Abel
Information & Education Manager
Department: Department of Disaster Management
Email: ckanyuck-abel@gov.vg
Office: 468-4200 
Mobile: 468-9854