01 Jan

New Year’s Day

25 Jan

Chinese New Year (2 days)

01 Feb

Federal Territory Day

01 May

Labour Day

07 May

Wesak Day

10 May

Nuzul Quran

24 May

Hari Raya Aidilfitri (2 days)

06 Jun

Agong’s Birthday

31 Jul

Hari Raya Haji

20 Aug

Awal Muharram

31 Aug

Merdeka Day

16 Sep

Malaysia Day

29 Oct

The Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday

14 Nov


15 Nov

Deepavali (day in lieu)

25 Dec

Christmas Day

The public holiday dates listed above refer to non-working public holidays, whose dates may, in some countries, and some years, differ from the historical / commemorative dates.
In most cases, when a holiday falls on a weekend, the following weekday will be a holiday observance.
Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is correct at time of printing. However, some dates are subject to change and advice should be sought from the embassy concerned.