2021 Belize Public and Bank Holidays

Belmopan. June 10, 2021.

IT IS NOTIFIED for general information that public and bank holidays specified in the First and Second Schedules to Holidays Act, Chapter 289 of the Laws of Belize, Revised Edition 2011, will be observed on the following days during the year 2021 in accordance with section 3 of the said Act:-

FridayJanuary 1stNew Year’s Day
FridayJanuary 15thGeorge Price Day
MondayMarch 8thNational Heroes and Benefactors Day (in lieu of Tuesday, March 9th)
FridayApril 2ndGood Friday
SaturdayApril 3rdHoly Saturday
MondayApril 5thEaster Monday
SaturdayMay 1stLabour Day
MondayMay 24thSovereign’s Day/Commonwealth Day
MondayAugust 2ndEmancipation Day (in lieu of Sunday, August 1st)
FridaySeptember 10thSt. George’s Caye Day
TuesdaySeptember 21stIndependence Day
FridayNovember 19thGarifuna Settlement Day
SaturdayDecember 25thChristmas Day
MondayDecember 27thBoxing Day (in lieu of Sunday, December 26th )


Minister of Home Affairs and New Growth Industries

(Minister responsible for Holidays)