Public Holidays in Malta in 2019

Malta 2019

List of Holidays in Malta in 2019

Day Date Holiday Name Maltese Name Comments
Tuesday New Year's Day L-Ewwel tas-Sena
Sunday Feast of St. Paul's shipwreck San Pawl Nawfragu
Tuesday St. Joseph's Day San Ġużepp
Sunday Freedom Day Jum il-Ħelsien National Holiday
Friday Good Friday Il-Ġimgħa l-Kbira
Wednesday Worker's Day Jum il-Ħaddiem International Workers' Day
Sunday Mother's Day Jum l-Omm 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Friday Sette Giugno Sette Giugno National Holiday
Sunday Father's Day Jum il-Missier 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Saturday Saint Peter and Saint Paul L-Imnarja
Thursday Assumption Day Santa Marija
Sunday Feast of Our Lady of Victories Jum il-Vitorja National Holiday
Saturday Independence Day Jum l-Indipendenza National Holiday
Sunday Immaculate Conception Day Il-Kunċizzjoni Also known as Virgins Day
Friday Republic Day Jum ir-Repubblika National Holiday
Wednesday Christmas Day Il-Milied


  • Public Holidays in Malta are regulated by the National Holidays and Other Public Holidays Act (Chapter 252).
  • Under Maltese law, workers are entitled to a holiday if a national or public holiday falls on a Saturday or on a Sunday, entitling them to a day of vacation leave in addition to the leave entitlement for that particular year.