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National Holidays in New Zealand in 2021

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DayDateHoliday NameTypeComments
FridayJanuary 01New Year's DayNational Holiday
MondayJanuary 04Day after New Year's DayNational Holiday
MondayJanuary 25Wellington Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday closest to January 22nd
MondayFebruary 01Nelson Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to February 1
MondayFebruary 01Auckland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to January 29th
SaturdayFebruary 06Waitangi DayNational HolidayNational Day
MondayFebruary 08Waitangi Day (in lieu)National HolidayNational Day
MondayMarch 08Taranaki Anniversary DayRegional HolidaySecond Monday in March
MondayMarch 22Otago Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to the actual day
FridayApril 02Good FridayNational Holiday
MondayApril 05Easter MondayNational Holiday
TuesdayApril 06Southland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayObserved on Easter Tuesday
SundayApril 25Anzac DayNational Holiday
MondayApril 26Anzac Day (in lieu)National Holiday
SundayMay 09Mother's DayNot a Public Holiday2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
MondayJune 07Queen's BirthdayNational HolidayFirst Monday in June
SundaySeptember 05Father's DayNot a Public Holiday1st Sunday in September. Not a public holiday
MondaySeptember 27South Canterbury DayRegional HolidayFourth Monday in September
FridayOctober 22Hawke's Bay Anniversary DayRegional HolidayFriday before Labour Day
MondayOctober 25Labour DayNational HolidayThe fourth Monday in October
MondayNovember 01Marlborough Anniversary DayRegional HolidayFirst Monday after Labour Day
FridayNovember 12Christchurch Show DayRegional HolidayNorthern and Central Canterbury
MondayNovember 29Chatham Islands Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to November 30
MondayNovember 29Westland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to Dec. 1 (Greymouth)
SaturdayDecember 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
SundayDecember 26Boxing DayNational Holiday
MondayDecember 27Christmas Day (in lieu)National Holiday
TuesdayDecember 28Boxing Day (in lieu)National Holiday