2021 Provincial Stat Holidays

Payworks is your resource for current federal legislative payroll administration updates and provincial stat holiday information in Quebec. Please refer to this link to see the industries and workplaces regulated by the CLC.

General holidays, also referred to as statutory or public 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 2021
New Year’s Day Jan 1
Day After New Year’s Jan 2 (observed on Mon, Jan 4)
Good Friday Apr 2
Easter Monday Apr 5
Patriots’ Day May 24
St. Jean Baptiste* Jun 24
Canada Day Jul 1
Labour Day Sep 6
Thanksgiving Day Oct 11
Christmas Day Dec 25 (observed on Mon, Dec 27)
*Regulated by National Holiday Act