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Malaysia Public Holidays 2022

See also: 2022 public holidays in APEC, ASEAN, Asia, Brunei, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand and worldwide.

Malaysia public holidays by region: Johor (JHR), Kedah (KDH), Kelantan (KTN), Kuala Lumpur (KUL), Labuan (LBN), Melaka (MLK), Negeri Sembilan (NSN), Pahang (PHG), Perak (PRK), Perlis (PLS), Pulau Pinang (Penang) (PNG), Putrajaya (PJY), Sabah (SBH), Sarawak (SRW), Selangor (SGR), Terengganu (TRG).

This page contains the list of Malaysia 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 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Malaysia official public holidays in 2022 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Saturday New Year's Day (except JHR KDH KTN PLS TRG) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (NSN) regional
Tuesday Thaipusam (JHR KDH KUL NSN PJY PNG PRK SGR) regional
Tuesday Chinese New Year
Tuesday Federal Territory Day (KUL LBN PJY) regional
Wednesday Chinese New Year, Day 2
Thursday Federal Territory Holiday (KUL LBN PJY) regional
Tuesday Israk dan Mikraj (KDH NSN PLS TRG) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Coronation Anniversary) (TRG) regional
Wednesday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (JHR) regional
Sunday Awal Ramadan (JHR KDH MLK) regional
Monday Awal Ramadan Holiday (MLK) regional
Friday Good Friday (SBH SRW) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Melaka UNESCO Heritage Day) (MLK) regional
Tuesday Nuzul Quran (KTN KUL LBN PHG PJY PLS PNG PRK SGR TRG) regional
Tuesday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (TRG) regional
Sunday Labour Day
Monday Hari Raya Puasa (End of Ramadan)
Tuesday Hari Raya Puasa Holiday
Wednesday Labour Day Holiday (except KDH) regional
Sunday Wesak (Buddha Day)
Monday Wesak Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN TRG) regional
Tuesday State Public Holiday (Raja's Birthday) (PLS) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (Hari Hol Pahang) (PHG) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (PHG) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (Harvest Festival) (LBN SBH) regional
Tuesday State Public Holiday (LBN SBH) regional
Wednesday State Public Holiday (Hari Gawai Dayak) (SRW) regional
Thursday State Public Holiday (SRW) regional
Monday Birthday of SPB Yang di-Pertuan Agong
Sunday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (KDH) regional
Thursday State Public Holiday (George Town UNESCO Heritage Day) (PNG) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (PNG) regional
Saturday Hari Arafah (Arafat Day) (TRG) regional
Sunday Hari Raya Qurban (Feast of Sacrifice)
Monday Hari Raya Qurban, Day 2 (KDH KTN PLS TRG) regional
Monday Hari Raya Qurban Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN PLS TRG) regional
Tuesday Hari Arafah Holiday (TRG) regional
Tuesday Hari Raya Qurban Holiday (PLS) regional
Tuesday Hari Raya Qurban Holiday (KTN) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Sarawak Day) (SRW) regional
Saturday Awal Muharram (Islamic New Year)
Saturday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (PHG) regional
Sunday Awal Muharram Holiday (KTN TRG) regional
Wednesday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (MLK) regional
Wednesday National Day (Hari Kebangsaan)
Saturday State Public Holiday (Hari Hol Almarhum Sultan Iskandar) (JHR) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (JDT FA Cup 2022 Victory) (JHR) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (FA Cup 2022 final) (TRG) regional
Friday Malaysia Day
Sunday Malaysia Day Holiday (KDH JHR) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (SBH) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (Ruler's Birthday) (SRW) regional
Sunday Maulidur Rasul (The Prophet's Birthday)
Monday Maulidur Rasul Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN TRG) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (JDT Super League Win and Sukma Victory) (JHR) regional
Monday Deepavali (Festival of Lights) (except SRW)
Friday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (PRK) regional
Friday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (KTN) regional
Saturday State Public Holiday (KTN) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (KTN) regional
Friday Public Holiday (15th General Election)
Saturday Public Holiday (15th General Election)
Sunday State Public Holiday (15th General Election) (JHR KTN TRG) regional
Sunday State Public Holiday (JDT progress at the 2022 Malaysia Cup) (JHR) regional
Monday Public Holiday (Formation of Unity Government)
Sunday State Public Holiday (Sultan's Birthday) (SGR) regional
Monday State Public Holiday (SGR) regional
Saturday Christmas Eve (SBH) regional
Sunday Christmas Day
Monday Christmas Holiday (except JHR KDH KTN TRG) regional

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Global Holidays Observed in Malaysia


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Malaysia, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2022-2032).

Malaysia Background Information and Links



Malaysia Regional Abbreviations


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