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This instrument proclaims the 2021 special public and bank holidays applicable to the Territory of Christmas Island.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Registered 22 Sep 2020


Notice – Proclamation – Special Public & Bank Holidays 2021

Territory of Christmas Island

No 01/2020, Tuesday, 01 September 2020

Christmas Island Act 1958


I, Natasha Griggs, Administrator of the Territory of Christmas Island under the powers delegated to me under the Public and Bank Holidays Act 1972 (WA)(CI), as enabled by section 8A of the Christmas Island Act 1958, determine that the following days are to be special Public and Bank Holidays in the Territory Christmas Island as of Tuesday, 01 September 2020.

Chinese New Year (Day 1)

Friday, 12 February 2021


Chinese New Year (Day 2)

Monday, 15 February 2021

(in lieu of Saturday, 13 February 2021)


Labour Day

Monday, 22 March 2021


Hari Raya Puasa

Thursday, 13 May 2021*


Hari Raya Haji

Tuesday, 20 July 2021*


*Dates subject to change: The Islamic calendar is based on lunar observation. Although it is possible to estimate with a reasonable degree of accuracy the lunar calendar in advance, the dates will be subject to the sighting of the new moon. The above dates may vary by one or two days.








Natasha Griggs

Administrator of the Territory of Christmas Island


Dated Tuesday, 01 September 2020