Public holidays and observances in Brunei Darussalam

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
February 23 Saturday National Day Public Holiday
March 21 Thursday March equinox Season
April 3 Wednesday Isra and Mi'raj Muslim holiday
May 6 Monday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
May 31 Friday Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Public Holiday
May 31 Friday Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 15 Monday Sultan's Birthday Public Holiday
August 12 Monday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
September 1 Sunday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
February 23 Sunday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 22 Sunday Isra and Mi'raj Muslim holiday
April 24 Friday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
May 19 Tuesday Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 31 Sunday Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day Public Holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
July 15 Wednesday Sultan's Birthday Public Holiday
July 31 Friday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
August 20 Thursday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
February 23 Tuesday National Day Public Holiday
March 11 Thursday Isra and Mi'raj Muslim holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 13 Tuesday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
May 8 Saturday Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Public Holiday
May 13 Thursday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 31 Monday Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 15 Thursday Sultan's Birthday Public Holiday
July 20 Tuesday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
August 10 Tuesday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
February 23 Wednesday National Day Public Holiday
March 1 Tuesday Isra and Mi'raj Muslim holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 3 Sunday Ramadan Start Public Holiday
April 28 Thursday Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) Public Holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 31 Tuesday Royal Brunei Armed Forces Day Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 10 Sunday Eid ul Adha Public Holiday
July 15 Friday Sultan's Birthday Public Holiday
July 30 Saturday Muharram/Islamic New Year Muslim holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday