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2019 Bank Holidays

January BPM 15 Tuesday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
  BP 20 Sunday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
       
February BPM 04 Monday National Day
  BP 19 Tuesday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
       
March BP 04 Monday Mahasivarathri Day
  BP 20 Wednesday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
       
 April B 12 Friday Special Bank holiday (half day) in lieu of Sinhala &
      Tamil New Year Day which falls on a Saturday
  BPM 13 Saturday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Sunday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  B 15 Monday Special Bank holiday (in lieu of Sinhala & Tamil
       New Year Day which falls on a Sunday)
  BP 19 Friday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 19 Friday Good Friday
       
May BPM 01 Wednesday May Day
  BP 18 Saturday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 19 Sunday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
  B 20 Monday Special Bank holiday (in lieu of day following
      Vesak Full Moon Poya Day which falls on a Sunday)
       
 June BP 05 Wednesday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
  BP  16 Sunday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
July BP 16 Tuesday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
       
August BP 12 Monday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 14 Wednesday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 13 Friday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 13 Sunday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 27 Sunday Deepavali Festival Day
       
November BPM 10 Sunday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  B 11 Monday Special Bank holiday (in lieu of Holy Prophet's Birthday
      which falls on a Sunday)
  BP 12 Tuesday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
 December BP 11 Wednesday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Wednesday Christmas Day
       
       

B - Bank Holiday P - Public Holiday M - Mercantile Holiday

 

2018 Bank Holidays

January BP 01 Monday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 14 Sunday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
  B 15 Monday Special Bank Holiday in lieu of Tamil Thai Pongal Day which    
      falls on Sunday
  BP 31 Wednesday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
       
February BPM 04 Sunday National Day
  B 05 Monday Special Bank holiday in lieu of National Day 
      which falls on a Sunday
  BP 13 Tuesday Mahasivarathri Day which falls on
      Sunday 4th February 2018
       
March BP 01 Thursday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 30 Friday Good Friday
  BP 31 Saturday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
       
April BPM 13 Friday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Saturday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  B 20 Friday Special Bank holiday (half day) in lieu of Sinhala &  
      Tamil New Year Day which falls on a Saturday
  BP 29 Sunday Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 30 Monday Day following Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
       
May BPM 01 Tuesday May Day
  BP 29 Tuesday Adi-Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
June BP 15 Friday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
  BP 27 Wednesday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
July BP 27 Friday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
       
August BP 22 Wednesday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 25 Saturday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 24 Monday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 24 Wednesday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
       
November BP 06 Tuesday Deepavali Festival Day
  BPM 20 Tuesday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  BP 22 Thursday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
December BP 22 Saturday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Sunday Christmas Day
       

 B - Bank Holiday    P - Public Holiday    M - Mercantile Holiday

 

2017 Bank Holidays

January BP 12 Thursday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 14 Saturday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
  B 20 Friday Special Bank Half Holiday for lieu of Tamil Thai Pongal Day which
      falls on 14th January 2017
       
February BPM 04 Saturday National Day
  BP 10 Friday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
  B 17 Friday Special Bank holiday (half day) for lieu of 69th Independence Day 
      which falls on Saturday 4th February 2017
  BP 24 Friday Mahasivarathri Day
       
March BP 12 Sunday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
       
April BP 10 Monday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 13 Thursday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Friday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BP 14 Friday Good Friday
       
May BPM 01 Monday May Day
  BP 10 Wednesday Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 11 Thursday Day following Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
       
June BP 08 Thursday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 26 Monday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
       
July BP 08 Saturday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
       
August BP 07 Monday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 01 Friday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 05 Tuesday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 05 Thursday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 18 Wednesday Deepavali Festival Day
       
November BP 03 Friday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
December BPM 01 Friday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  BP 03 Sunday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Monday Christmas Day
       

 B - Bank Holiday    P - Public Holiday    M - Mercantile Holiday

 

2016 Bank Holidays

January BPM 15 Friday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
  BP 23 Saturday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
       
       
February BPM 04 Thursday National Day
  BP 22 Monday Nawam Full Moon Poya Day
       
March BP 07 Monday Mahasivarathri Day
  BP 22 Tuesday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 25 Friday Good Friday
       
April BPM 13 Wednesday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Thursday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BP 21 Thursday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
       
       
May BPM 01 Sunday May Day
  B 02 Monday Special Bank Holiday (in lieu of May 01st which falls on a Sunday)
  BP 21 Saturday Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 22 Sunday Day following Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
   B 23 Monday Special Bank Holiday (in lieu of May 22nd which falls on a Sunday)
       
June BP 19 Sunday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
July BP 06 Wednesday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
  BP 19 Tuesday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
       
August BP 17 Wednesday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 12 Monday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 16 Friday  Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 15 Saturday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 29 Saturday Deepavali Festival Day
       
November BP 14 Monday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
December BPM 12 Monday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  BP 13 Tuesday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Sunday Christmas Day
  B 26 Monday Special Bank Holiday (in lieu of December 25th which falls on a Sunday)
       

 B - Bank Holiday    P - Public Holiday    M - Mercantile Holiday

 

 

2015 Bank Holidays

January BP 04 Sunday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 04 Sunday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  B 05 Monday Special Bank Holiday in lieu of Milad-Un-Nabi 
      (Holy Prophet's Birthday) which falls on Sunday 4th January
  BP 14 Wednesday Special Public and Bank Holiday on the occasion
      of the visit of His Holiness Pope Francis
  BPM 15 Thursday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
       
February BP 03 Tuesday Navam Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 04 Wednesday National Day
  BP 17 Tuesday Mahasivarathri Day
       
March BP 05 Thursday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
       
April BP 03 Friday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 03 Friday Good Friday
  BPM 13 Monday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Tuesday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
       
May BPM 01 Friday May Day
  BP 03 Sunday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 04 Monday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
       
June BP 02 Tuesday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
July BP 01 Wednesday Adhi-Esala Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 18 Saturday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
  BP 31 Friday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
       
August BP 29 Saturday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 24 Thursday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 27  Sunday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 27 Tuesday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
       
November BP 10 Tuesday Deepavali Festival Day
  BP 25 Wednesday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
December BP 24 Thursday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Friday Christmas Day
       

 

 B - Bank Holiday    P - Public Holiday    M - Mercantile Holiday

 

2014 Bank Holidays

January BPM 14 Tuesday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
  BPM 14 Tuesday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  BP 15 Wednesday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
       
February BPM 04 Tuesday National Day
  BP 14 Friday Nawam Full Moon Poya Day
       
March BP 16 Sunday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
       
April BPM 13 Sunday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Monday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BP 14 Monday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 15 Tuesday Special Bank Holiday (in lieu of Day Priorto Sinhala)
  BP 18 Friday Good Friday
       
May BPM 01 Thursday May Day
  BP 14 Wednesday Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 15 Thursday Day following Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
       
June BP 12 Thursday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
July BP 12 Saturday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 29 Tuesday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
       
August BP 10 Sunday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 08 Monday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 05 Sunday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 06 Monday Special Bank Holiday in lieu of Haj Festival, which was due to be celebrated on 05th [Sunday] has fallen on 06th October 2014
  BP  08 Wednesday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
  BP  22 Wednesday Deepavali Festival Day
       
November BP 06 Thursday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
December BP 06 Saturday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Thursday Christmas Day
       

Special notice: Special Bank Holiday in lieu of Haj Festival, which was due to be celebrated on 05th [Sunday] has fallen on 06th October 2014.

 B - Bank Holiday    P - Public Holiday    M - Mercantile Holiday

 

2013 Bank Holidays

January BPM 14 Monday Tamil Thai Pongal Day
  BPM 25 Friday Milad-Un-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday)
  BM 26 Saturday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day
       
February BPM 04 Monday National Day
  BP 25 Monday Nawam Full Moon Poya Day
       
March BP 10 Sunday Mahasivarathri Day
  BP 26 Tuesday Medin Full Moon Poya Day
  BP 29 Friday Good Friday
       
April B 12 Friday Additional Half Holiday in lieu of Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day falling on a Saturday
  BPM 13 Saturday Day Prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  BPM 14 Sunday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
  B 15 Monday Special Bank Holiday (in lieu of Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day which falls on Sunday)
  BP 25 Thursday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
       
May BPM 01 Wednesday May Day
  B 23 Thursday Additional Half Holiday in lieu of Day following Wesak Full Moon Poya Day falling on a Saturday
  BP 24 Friday Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Saturday Day following Wesak Full Moon Poya Day
       
June BP 23 Sunday Poson Full Moon Poya Day
       
July BP 22 Monday Esala Full Moon Poya Day
       
August BP 09 Friday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day)
  BP 20 Tuesday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day
       
September BP 19 Thursday Binara Full Moon Poya Day
       
October BP 16 Wednesday Id-Ul-Alha (Hadji Festival Day)
  BP 18 Friday Vap Full Moon Poya Day
       
November BP 02 Saturday Deepavali Festival Day
  BP 17 Sunday Il Full Moon Poya Day
       
December BP 16 Monday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day
  BPM 25 Wednesday Christmas Day
       

 B - Bank Holiday    P - Public Holiday    M - Mercantile Holiday