Bank Holidays for 2017
 
January 12 Thursday Duruthu Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
January 14 Saturday Tamil Thai Pongal Day B.P.M
January 20 Friday Special Bank Holoday (Half a Day-In lieu of Tamil Thai Pongal Day which falls on Saturday 14th of January 2017) B
 
February 04 Saturday National Day B.P.M
February 10 Friday Nawam Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
February 17 Friday Special Bank Holoday(Half a Day -In lieu of National Day which falls on Saturday 04th of February 2017) B
February 24 Friday Mahasivarathri Day B.P.
 
March 12 Sunday Medin Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
 
April 10 Monday Bak Full Moon Poya Day
B.P.
April 13 Thursday Day prior to Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day B.P.M
April 14 Friday Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day B.P.M
April 14 Friday Good Friday B.P.
 
May 01 Monday May Day B.P.M.
May 10 Wednesday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day B.P
May 11 Thursday Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day B.P.M.
 
June 08 Thursday Poson Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
June 26 Monday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day) B.P.
 
July 08 Saturday Esala Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
 
August 07 Monday Nikini Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
 
September 01 Friday Id-Ul-Alha (Hajjhi Festival Day) B.P.
September 05 Tuesday Binara Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
 
October 05 Thursday Vap Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
October 18 Wednesday Deepavali Festival Day B.P.
 
November 03 Friday Il Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
 
December 01 Friday Milan-Dun-Nabi (Holy Prophet's Birthday) B.P.M
December 03 Sunday Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day B.P.
December 25 Monday Christmas Day B.P.M.
B – Bank Holiday P – Public Holiday             M - Mercantile Holiday
All Saturdays and Sundays are Bank Holidays