Jamaica Public Holidays

Public holidays are listed here.

Public holiday note

Holidays falling on Sunday are observed the following Monday.

2021

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2021
February
17
Ash Wednesday
Start date:
17 February 2021
April
02
Good Friday
Start date:
2 April 2021
April
05
Easter Monday
Start date:
5 April 2021
May
23
Labour Day
Start date:
23 May 2021
August
01
Emancipation Day
Start date:
1 August 2021
August
02
Independence Day
Start date:
2 August 2021
October
18
National Heroes Day
Start date:
18 October 2021
December
25
Christmas Day
Start date:
25 December 2021
December
26
Boxing Day
Start date:
26 December 2021

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