Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both Fiji and U.S. holidays and will be closed on those dates. The call center observes Fiji and U.S. holidays and will be closed on those dates as well.

Embassy Dates of Closure

 During the year 2021, the Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

Holiday Date
New Year’s Day (U.S. & Fiji) Friday, January 1
Martin Luther King's Birthday  (U.S.) Monday, January 18
Washington's Day (U.S.) Monday, February 15
Good Friday (Fiji) Friday, April 2
Easter Saturday (Fiji) Saturday, April 3
Easter Monday (Fiji) Monday, April 5
Memorial Day (U.S.) Monday, May 31
Independence Day (U.S.) Observed on Monday, July 5
Labor Day (U.S.) Monday, September 6
Constitution Day (Fiji) Tuesday, September 7
Fiji Day (Fiji) Sunday, October 10 *
Columbus Day (U.S.) Monday, October 11
Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday (Fiji) Monday, October 18
Diwali (Fiji) Thursday, November 4
Veterans Day (U.S.) Thursday, November 11
Thanksgiving Day (U.S.) Thursday, November 25
Christmas Day (U.S.) Friday, December 24
Christmas Day (Fiji) Observed on Monday, December 27
Boxing Day (Fiji) Observed on Tuesday, December 28

*If a Fijian holiday falls on a Sunday, the preceding Friday or subsequent Monday is not considered a holiday unless officially declared by Fiji Cabinet.