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A preview of the Seychelles bank holidays, national holidays and public holidays for 2021, from the Q++ Worldwide Public Holidays Database, the professional source of international public holidays long trusted by the world's foremost diary publishers.

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Seychelles Public Holidays in 2021
Jan.    Fri New Year's Day
        Sat New Year Holiday
Apr.    Fri Good Friday
        Sat Easter Saturday
        Mon Easter Monday
May     Sat Labour Day
June    Thu Fete Dieu (Corpus Christi)
        Fri Constitution Day
        Tue Independence (National) Day
Aug.    Sun Assumption Day
        Mon Assumption Day Holiday
Nov.    Mon All Saints Day
Dec.    Wed Feast of the Immaculate Conception
        Sat Christmas Day
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Recent News and Updates

11 Jan 2017 Seychelles 2017 Bank Holidays Announced (The Central Bank of Seychelles-Victoria) The Central Bank of the Seychelles has released its annual list of the official bank holidays in the Seychelles for the calendar year 2017 as related to the list of official public holidays in the Seychelles.  01 Jan 2017 Seychelles Announces Public Holidays Amendments (State House Office of the President of the Seychelles-Victoria) In today's televised message to the Nation, Seychelles President Danny Faure announced that he would propose an amendment to the law that governs public holidays in the Seychelles, swapping the June 5 annual public holiday of the Seychelles for Easter Monday.  02 Jun 2016 Seychelles Bank Holidays and Public Holidays June 5-6 (The Central Bank of Seychelles-Victoria) The Central Bank of the Seychelles has announced that Monday, June 6, 2016, would be a substitute bank holiday and public holiday in the Seychelles on account of the annual Liberation Day bank holiday and public holiday of the Seychelles falling on a Sunday in 2016.  09 Jan 2016 Seychelles 2016 Bank Holidays Announced (The Central Bank of Seychelles-Victoria) The Central Bank of the Seychelles has released its annual list of the official bank holidays in the Seychelles for the calendar year 2016.  01 Dec 2015 Seychelles Public Holiday December 5 (State House Office of the President of the Seychelles-Victoria) Seychelles' President, James Michel, has issued a proclamation in the Seychelles Official Gazette, in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Holidays Act, which declares Saturday, December 5th, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Seychelles, on account of the upcoming presidential election in the Seychelles.  13 Feb 2015 Seychelles 2015 Bank Holidays Announced (The Central Bank of Seychelles-Victoria) The Central Bank of the Seychelles has released its annual list of the official bank holidays in the Seychelles for the current calendar year 2015.  16 Jan 2015 Seychelles 2015 Public Holidays Announced (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Seychelles-Victoria) The government of the Seychelles has announced the official list of annual non-working public holidays in the Seychelles for the calendar year 2015.  05 Aug 2014 Seychelles Gazette Public Holidays Amendments (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Seychelles-Victoria) The Seychelles' have gazetted the "Public Holidays (Amendment) Act, 2014" which amends the legislation governing the official list of annual non-working public holidays in the Seychelles.  09 Jul 2014 Seychelles Amend Public Holidays Legislation (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Seychelles-Victoria) The Seychelles' National Assembly has passed in its final reading the "Public Holidays (Amendment) Act, 2014" which amends the legislation governing the official list of annual non-working public holidays in the Seychelles.  01 Jun 2014 Seychelles Bank Holiday June 30 (The Central Bank of Seychelles-Victoria) The Central Bank of the Seychelles has announced that Monday, June 30, 2014, would be another substitute bank holiday in the Seychelles on account of the annual Independence Day bank holiday and public holiday falling on a Sunday in 2014.  More News Updates For the full version of the summarized news items above, and older news items not displayed above, go to the Seychelles public holidays news and updates page, or worldwide public holidays news and updates page, or subscribe to one of our free email newsletters.


Background Information

Governing Law: Official public holidays in the Seychelles are regulated by the Public Holidays Act 1976 (an Act to make provision for public holidays; and to provide for matters incidental thereto or connected therewith) as amended in 1994 by the Public Holidays (Amendment) Act, 1994 (No. 5 of 1994, Official Gazette, Supplement, 1994-06-07, pp. 25-26) which added the June 18 National Day to the list of public holidays in the Seychelles.  Seychelles International Codes SC and SYC (2 and 3-letter ISO3166 codes) and .sc (ICANN national top-level internet domain). Other Sources of Information The following specialized websites are also a good source of Seychelles information and news: Central Bank of Seychelles (Seychelles central bank), UnitedHealthcare Global (security-related world events: terrorist threats, political strife, strikes, criminal activity, aviation incidents and health outbreaks), CIA World Factbook (Seychelles maps, demographics and economic statistics), the IFES (information covering upcoming elections, referenda, electoral structures and voter participation in Seychelles), and Wikipedia (includes Seychelles commemorative dates that are not necessarily public holidays).


Footnotes
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Religion of Specific Business Contacts : Some of the business contacts that you may be trying to meet in Seychelles, may belong to a religious group that is not common in Seychelles, and therefore which is not included in the above list of public holidays or bank holidays. To be safe, you should also verify that no major religious holidays coincides with any planned business trip to Seychelles.


Disclaimer
In many parts of the world, holidays are subject to arbitrary, last minute, changes by local authorities. While every effort has been made to present an accurate list of 2021 bank holidays, legal holidays and public holidays for Seychelles, we cannot accept any responsibility for any error or omission in the data presented above. You are therefore advised to verify the above dates with the embassy or consulate of Seychelles, before planning any trip to Seychelles. For last-minute updates to worldwide public holidays, visit our worldwide public holidays news and updates page or subscribe to our free email newsletters.



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