11 12 public holidays in Singapore out of which there will be six seven eight long weekends (with holidays falling on a Friday, Sunday or Monday – including two days for Chinese New Year) and Polling Day in 2023.
*Vesak Day has been revised to 2 June 2023 following the Singapore Buddhist Federation’s announcement.
Update 22 Aug 2023: In accordance with Section 17 of the Presidential Elections Act, Polling Day which falls on Friday, 1 September 2023, will be a public holiday (Source: MOM).
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Get your new calendars ready and mark these dates!
Two Three public holiday falls on a Friday:
- Good Friday (7 April 2023)
- Vesak Day (
32 June 2023)
- PE 2023 Polling Day (1 September 2023)
Public holidays that fall on a Sunday:
- New Year’s Day (1 January 2023)
- Chinese New Year (22 January 2023)
- Deepavali (12 November 2023)
There are three holidays falling on a Monday:
- Chinese New Year (23 January 2023)
- Labour Day (1 May 2023)
- Christmas (25 December 2023)
Note: If a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the following Monday will be a designated public holiday.
The first and second days of Chinese New Year fall on Sunday and Monday, hence the following Tuesday, 24 January 2023, will be a public holiday, forming a long weekend of four days.
The rest of the public holidays are:
- Hari Raya Puasa (22 April 2023)
- Hari Raya Haji (29 June 2023)
- National Day (9 August 2023)
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Singapore Public Holidays 2023 – 7 Long Weekends
|New Year’s Day||1 January 2023*||Sunday|
|Chinese New Year||22 January 2023#
23 January 2023
|Good Friday||7 April 2023||Friday|
|Hari Raya Puasa||22 April 2023||Saturday|
|Labour Day||1 May 2023||Monday|
|Vesak Day||2 June 2023||Friday|
|Hari Raya Haji||29 June 2023||Thursday|
|National Day||9 August 2023||Wednesday|
|Presidential Election Polling Day||1 September 2023||Friday|
|Deepavali||12 November 2023*||Sunday|
|Christmas Day||25 December 2023||Monday|
*The following Monday will be a public holiday.
#The following Tuesday, 24 Jan 2023, will be a public holiday.
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