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National Holidays in New Zealand in 2022

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DayDateHoliday NameTypeComments
SaturdayJanuary 01New Year's DayNational Holiday
SundayJanuary 02Day after New Year's DayNational Holiday
MondayJanuary 03New Year's (in lieu)National Holiday
TuesdayJanuary 04New Year's HolidayNational Holiday
MondayJanuary 24Wellington Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday closest to January 22
MondayJanuary 31Nelson Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to February 1
MondayJanuary 31Auckland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to January 29th
SundayFebruary 06Waitangi DayNational HolidayNational Day
MondayFebruary 07Waitangi Day (in lieu)National HolidayNational Day
MondayMarch 14Taranaki Anniversary DayRegional HolidaySecond Monday in March
MondayMarch 21Otago Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to the actual day
FridayApril 15Good FridayNational Holiday
MondayApril 18Easter MondayNational Holiday
TuesdayApril 19Southland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayObserved on Easter Tuesday
MondayApril 25Anzac DayNational Holiday
SundayMay 08Mother's DayNot a Public Holiday2nd Sunday in May
MondayJune 06Queen's BirthdayNational HolidayFirst Monday in June
FridayJune 24MatarikiNational HolidayMāori new year
SundaySeptember 04Father's DayNot a Public Holiday1st Sunday in September. Not a public holiday
MondaySeptember 26Queen Elizabeth II Memorial DayNational HolidayTo mourn Queen Elizabeth II
FridayOctober 21Hawke's Bay Anniversary DayRegional HolidayFriday before Labour Day
MondayOctober 24Labour DayNational HolidayThe fourth Monday in October
MondayOctober 31Marlborough Anniversary DayRegional HolidayFirst Monday after Labour Day
FridayNovember 11Christchurch Show DayRegional HolidayNorthern and Central Canterbury
FridayNovember 11South Canterbury DayRegional HolidayTBC
MondayNovember 28Chatham Islands Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to November 30
MondayNovember 28Westland Anniversary DayRegional HolidayMonday nearest to December 1 (Greymouth)
SundayDecember 25Christmas DayNational Holiday
MondayDecember 26Boxing DayNational Holiday
TuesdayDecember 27Christmas Day (in lieu)National Holiday