Public Holidays in Malta in 2019

Malta Upcoming Holidays in Malta

St Josephs Day
St Josephs Day

19 March 2019 This National holiday is in 25 days. Feast day of St. Joseph. Saint Joseph was the husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary and th...

Freedom Day
Freedom Day

31 March 2019 This National holiday is in 37 days. Commemorated on the anniversary of the withdrawal of British troops from Malta in 1979

Good Friday
Good Friday

19 April 2019 This National holiday is in 56 days. Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of...

Malta List of National Public holidays of Malta in 2019

Day Date Holiday Comments
Tuesday January 01 New Year's Day L-Ewwel tas-Sena
Sunday February 10 Feast of St. Paul's shipwreck San Pawl Nawfragu
Tuesday March 19 St Josephs Day
Sunday March 31 Freedom Day National Holiday. Anniversary of the withdrawal of British troops from Malta
Friday April 19 Good Friday International Catholic holiday
Wednesday May 01 Workers' Day
Sunday May 12 Mother's Day 2nd Sunday in May. Not a public holiday
Friday June 07 Sette Giugno National Holiday. Commemorates the killing of four rioters by British troops in 1919
Sunday June 16 Father's Day 3rd Sunday in June. Not a public holiday
Saturday June 29 Saint Peter and Saint Paul L-Imnarja. Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
Thursday August 15 Assumption Day Assumption of Mary
Sunday September 08 Feast of Our Lady of Victories National Holiday. Marks the end of the Great Seige of Malta in 1565
Saturday September 21 Independence Day National Holiday. Malta gained its Independence from Britain in 1964
Sunday December 08 Immaculate Conception Day Also known as Virgins Day
Friday December 13 Republic day National Holiday. Malta became a republic in 1974
Wednesday December 25 Christmas Day Il-Milied


National Holiday Not a Public Holiday


  • Public Holidays in Malta are regulated by the National Holidays and Other Public Holidays Act (Chapter 252).
  • Holidays that fall on a day of rest are not moved to a working day.

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