new zealand

01 Jan

New Year’s Day

02 Jan

Day after New Year’s Day

20 Jan

Wellington Anniversary Day

27 Jan

Auckland Anniversary Day

02 Feb

Nelson Anniversary Day

06 Feb

Waitangi Day

09 Mar

Taranaki Anniversary Day

23 Mar

Otago Anniversary Day

10 Apr

Good Friday

13 Apr

Easter Monday

14 Apr

Southland Anniversary Day

25 Apr


03 Jun

Queen’s Birthday

28 Sep

South Canterbury Anniversary Day

23 Oct

Hawkes’ Bay Anniversary Day

26 Oct

Labour Day

02 Nov

Marlborough Anniversary Day

13 Nov

Canterbury Anniversary Day

30 Nov

Chatham Islands Anniversary Day

30 Nov

Westland Anniversary Day

25 Dec

Christmas Day

26 Dec

Boxing 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.