Public holidays

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

2022

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

31.01.2022 Monday Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
01.02.2022 Tuesday Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
02.02.2022 Wednesday Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
15.04.2022 Friday Good Friday
18.04.2022 Monday Easter Monday
03.06.2022 Friday Dragon Boat Festival
06.06.2022 Monday Whit Monday
01.08.2022 Monday Swiss National Day
03.10.2022 Monday Chinese National Festival
04.10.2022 Tuesday Chinese Natioanl Festival
26.12.2022 Monday St. Stephen's Day

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 White 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

2022

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

01.02.2022 Tuesday Chinese New Year's Day (Spring Festival)
02.02.2022 Wednesday Second Day of Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
03.02.2022 Thursday Third Day of Chinese New Year (Spring Festival)
15.04.2022 Friday Good Friday
18.04.2022 Monday Easter Monday
09.05.2022 Monday The Day following the Birthday of the Buddha
03.06.2022 Friday Tuen Ng Festival (Dragon Boat Festival)
06.06.2022 Monday Whit Monday
01.08.2022 Monday Swiss National Day
12.09.2022 Monday Second Day following Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival
26.12.2022 Monday Stephan's Day