National Holidays in Hong Kong in 2019

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is a city and special administrative region of China.

Hong Kong 2019
Hong Kong

List of Holidays in Hong Kong in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day National Holiday
Tuesday Lunar New Year's Day National Holiday
Wednesday The second day of Lunar New Year National Holiday
Thursday The third day of Lunar New Year National Holiday
Friday Ching Ming Festival National Holiday Tomb Sweeping Day or Mourning Day
Friday Good Friday National Holiday
Saturday The day following Good Friday National Holiday
Monday Easter Monday National Holiday
Wednesday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Monday The Day after Buddhas Birthday National Holiday
Friday Dragon Boat Festival National Holiday Tuen Ng Festival
Monday Special Administration Region (SAR) Day National Holiday Fixed on Jul 1st
Saturday Day after mid Autumn Festival National Holiday
Tuesday Chinese National Day National Holiday
Monday Chung Yeung Festival National Holiday Double Ninth Festival or Dual-Yang Festival
Wednesday Christmas Day National Holiday
Thursday The first weekday after Christmas Day National Holiday Family Day


  • According to Hong Kong laws, when a designated public holiday falls on a Sunday or on the same day of another holiday, the immediate following weekday would be a public holiday.
  • If either Lunar (Chinese) New Year Day, the second day of Lunar New Year or the third day of Lunar New Year falls on a Sunday, the fourth day of Lunar New Year is designated as a statutory and general holiday in substitution.
  • In addition to official public holidays, private companies in Hong Kong have the right to determine their own schedules and grant extra holidays to their staff.
  • An employee having been employed under a continuous contract for not less than 3 months is entitled to the holiday pay which is equivalent to the daily average wages earned by the employee in the 12-month period preceding the holiday.