2016 Provincial Stat Holidays

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General holidays, also referred to as statutory or "stat" holidays, are federally or provincially legislated holidays where employees in Quebec receive a day off, a day off with pay or compensation in lieu of time off.


Holiday 2016
New Year's Day Jan 1
Good Friday or Easter Monday Mar 25/28
Patriots' Day May 23
*St. Jean Baptiste Jun 24
Canada Day Jul 1
Labour Day Sep 5
Thanksgiving Day Oct 10
Christmas Day Dec 25
Christmas Day (in lieu) Dec 26
*Regulated by National Holiday Act