National Holidays in Papua New Guinea in 2022

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List of Holidays in Papua New Guinea in 2022

Day Date Holiday Name Comments
Saturday New Year's Day
Saturday National Remembrance Day (Sir Michael Somare)
Monday National Remembrance Day (Sir Michael Somare) (in lieu)
Friday Good Friday
Saturday Holy Saturday
Sunday Easter Sunday
Monday Easter Monday
Monday Queen's Birthday Usually on Monday after second Saturday in June
Saturday National Remembrance Day
Friday National Repentance Day
Friday Independence Day National Day
Sunday Christmas Day
Monday Boxing Day
Tuesday Christmas Day (in lieu)


  • Public holidays in Papua New Guinea are regulated by the Public Holidays Act 1953, Chapter 321 of the Consolidated Legislation of Papua New Guinea.
  • The Public Holidays Act says that if a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the next day will be declared a public holiday.

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