2022 Belize Public and Bank Holidays

Belmopan. November 17, 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 2022 in accordance with section 3 of the said Act:-

SaturdayJanuary 1stNew Year’s Day
SaturdayJanuary 15thGeorge Price Day
MondayMarch 7thNational Heroes and Benefactors Day (in lieu of Wednesday, March 9th)
FridayApril 15th Good Friday
SaturdayApril 16th Holy Saturday
MondayApril 18th Easter Monday
MondayMay 2nd Labour Day (in lieu of Sunday, May 1st)
MondayAugust 1st Emancipation Day
SaturdaySeptember 10thSt. George’s Caye Day
WednesdaySeptember 21stIndependence Day
MondayOctober 10th Indigenous Peoples’ Resistance Day (in lieu of Wednesday, October 12th )
SaturdayNovember 19thGarifuna Settlement Day
SundayDecember 25thChristmas Day
MondayDecember 26thBoxing Day


Minister of Home Affairs and New Growth Industries

(Minister responsible for Holidays)