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Canada Public Holidays 2022

See also: 2022 public holidays in APEC, North America, OECD, USA and worldwide.

Canada public holidays by region: Alberta (AB), British Columbia (BC), Manitoba (MB), New Brunswick (NB), Newfoundland (NL), Northwest Territories (NT), Nova Scotia (NS), Nunavut (NU), Ontario (ON), Prince Edward Island (PE), Quebec (QC), Saskatchewan (SK), Yukon (YT).

This page contains the list of Canada 2022 official public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Canada official public holidays in 2022 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Saturday New Year's Day
Monday Bank Holiday banks
Tuesday Bank Holiday (QC) regional banks
Monday Family Day (AB BC NB ON SK) regional
Monday Islander Day (PE) regional
Monday Louis Riel Day (MB) regional
Monday Heritage Day (NS) (Honouring Grand Pré National Historic Site) regional
Friday Good Friday (optional in QC)
Friday Bank Holiday banks
Monday Easter Monday (AB QC) (optional) regional
Monday Victoria Day (not statutory in NB NL NS PE)
Monday Bank Holiday banks
Tuesday National Aboriginal Day (NT YT) regional
Friday Saint Jean Baptiste (QC) regional
Monday June Holiday (NL) (optional) regional government
Friday Canada Day
Saturday Nunavut Day (NU) regional
Monday Civic/Provincial Holiday (widely observed but statutory only in BC NB NU NT SK)
Monday Discovery Day (YT) regional
Monday Labour Day
Friday Bank Holiday banks
Friday Truth and Reconciliation Day (federal government and some provincial governments) government
Monday Thanksgiving Day
Friday Remembrance Day (not statutory in MB NS ON QC)
Friday Bank Holiday banks
Sunday Christmas Day
Monday Boxing Day (statutory only in NB ON) regional
Monday Bank Holiday banks
Tuesday Bank Holiday banks

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Recent Canada Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Canada public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Canada


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Canada, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2021-2031).

Canada Background Information and Links



Canada Regional Abbreviations


Below is a list of the Canada regional abbreviations, used for regional public holidays, in the table above.