2017 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 2017
New Year’s Day Jan 1
New Year’s Day (in lieu) Jan 2
Good Friday or Easter Monday Apr 14/17
Patriots’ Day May 22
*St. Jean Baptiste Jun 24
*St. Jean Baptiste (in lieu) Jun 26
Canada Day Jul 1
Canada Day (in lieu) Jul 3
Labour Day Sep 4
Thanksgiving Day Oct 9
Christmas Day Dec 25
*Regulated by National Holiday Act