Public holidays

2020

The Embassy of Switzerland in Beijing and the Consulate General in Chengdu, Guangzhou and Shanghai will be closed on the following holidays

01.01.2020  Wednesday  New Year 
02.01.2020  Thursday  Saint Berchtold's Day 
24.01.2020 Friday  Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) 
27.01.2020  Monday  Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) 
28.01.2020  Tuesday  Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)   
10.04.2020  Friday  Good Friday     
13.04.2020  Monday  Easter Monday       
01.06.2020  Monday  Whit Monday       
25.06.2020  Thursday  Dragon Boat Festival       
01.10.2020 Thursday  Chinese National Festival       
02.10.2020  Friday  Chinese National Festival       
24.12.2020*  Thursday  Christmas' Eve*       
25.12.2020  Friday  Christmas Day       
31.12.2020*  Thursday  New Year's Eve*       

* afternoon 

2021

The Embassy of Switzerland in Beijing and the Consulate General in Chengdu, Guangzhou and Shanghai will be closed on the following holidays

01.01.2021 Friday New Year’s Day
11.02.2021 Thursday Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
12.02.2021 Friday Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
15.02.2021 Monday Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
02.04.2021 Friday Good Friday
05.04.2021 Monday Easter Monday
13.05.2021 Thursday Ascension Day
01.10.2021 Friday Chinese National Festival
04.10.2021 Monday Chinese National Festival
05.10.2021 Tuesday Chinese National Festival
24.12.2021* Friday Christmas’Eve*
31.12.2021* Friday New Years‘ Eve*

*afternoon

2020

The Consulate General in Hong Kong will be closed on the following holidays

01.01.2020  Wednesday  New Year 
02.01.2020  Thursday  Saint Berchtold 
27.01.2020  Monday  The 3rd Day of Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) 
28.01.2020 Tuesday  The 4th Day of Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) 
10.04.2020  Friday  Good Friday 
13.04.2020  Monday  Easter Monday 
01.05.2020  Friday  Labour Day 
25.06.2020  Thursday  Tuen Ng Festival 
01.07.2020  Wednesday  HK SAR Establishment Day 
01.10.2020  Thursday  Chinese National Day 
02.10.2020  Friday  The Day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 
26.10.2020  Monday  The Day following Chung Yeung Festival 
25.12.2020  Friday  Christmas Day 
official holidays

2021

The Consulate General in Hong Kong will be closed on the following holidays

01.01.2021  Friday  New Year 
12.02.2021  Friday (Lunar) Chinese New Year's Day (Spring Festival)
15.02.2021  Monday  The 4th Day of Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) 
02.04.2021 Friday Good Friday 
05.04.2021  Monday Easter Monday / The day following Ching Ming
13.05.2021  Thursday Ascension Day
24.05.2021 Monday Whit Monday
14.06.2021 Monday Tuen Ng Festival 
01.10.2021 Friday  National Day
14.10.2021 Thursday  Chung Yeung Festival
24.12.2021  Friday  Christmas Eve
31.12.2021 Friday New Year's Eve