National Holidays in Hong Kong in 2021

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

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List of Holidays in Hong Kong in 2021

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday New Year's Day National Holiday
Friday Lunar New Year's Day National Holiday
Saturday The second day of Lunar New Year National Holiday 2nd day of 1st lunar month
Monday The fourth day of Lunar New Year National Holiday 4th day of 1st lunar month
Friday Good Friday National Holiday
Saturday The day following Good Friday National Holiday
Monday The day following Ching Ming Festival National Holiday Tomb Sweeping Day
Tuesday The day following Easter Monday National Holiday
Saturday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Wednesday The Birthday of the Buddha National Holiday
Monday Dragon Boat Festival National Holiday Tuen Ng Festival
Thursday Special Administration Region (SAR) Day National Holiday Fixed on Jul 1st
Wednesday Day after mid Autumn Festival National Holiday
Friday Chinese National Day National Holiday
Thursday Chung Yeung Festival National Holiday Double Ninth Festival or Dual-Yang Festival
Saturday Christmas Day National Holiday
Monday 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.