The official website for the States of Guernsey


St Peter Port & St Sampson
Blue Bag
Clear Bag
Food Waste
Black Bag
Glass Bag

All Other Parishes
Blue Bag
Clear Bag
Food Waste
Black Bag
Glass Bag
More Information
weather iconRather cloudy at first, but some sunny periods developing.
5 day forecastTide timetables
Sign In

Public holiday dates

Share this page

The statutory public holidays for 2023 are as follows:

Monday 2nd January

New Year's Day

Friday 7th April

Good Friday

Monday 10th April 

Easter Monday

Monday 1st May

May Day bank holiday

Monday 8th May

Extra public holiday for the Coronation of King Charles III

Tuesday 9th May

Liberation Day

Monday 29th May

Spring bank holiday
Monday 28th August

Summer bank holiday

Monday 25th December

Christmas Day

Tuesday 26th December

Boxing Day


School term dates can be accessed here.


All public holidays are prescribed by the Public Holidays Ordinance, 2009 as follows:

"Weekday" does not include a Saturday.

Christmas Day and Good Friday (and all Sundays) are customary law holidays.

Share this page

Add To Home

To add this page to the homescreen of your phone, go to the menu button and "Add to homescreen".

The menu button may look like
Three Dots or Box with an Arrow *some browsers' menu buttons may vary.