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2021 TAIWAN HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Taiwan is

1st January, SaturdayRepublic Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Taiwan in 2021

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
FridayFriJan 01, 2021Jan 01Republic Day
WednesdayWedFeb 10, 2021Feb 10Chinese New Year's Eve
ThursdayThuFeb 11, 2021Feb 11Chinese New Year Holiday
FridayFriFeb 12, 2021Feb 12Chinese New Year
SaturdaySatFeb 13, 2021Feb 13Chinese New Year Holiday
SundaySunFeb 14, 2021Feb 14Chinese New Year Holiday
MondayMonFeb 15, 2021Feb 15Chinese New Year Holiday
TuesdayTueFeb 16, 2021Feb 16Chinese New Year Holiday
SundaySunFeb 28, 2021Feb 28Peace Memorial Day
FridayFriApr 02, 2021Apr 02Children's Day
SundaySunApr 04, 2021Apr 04Children's Day
SundaySunApr 04, 2021Apr 04Qing Ming Festival
MondayMonApr 05, 2021Apr 05Qing Ming Festival Holiday
SaturdaySatMay 01, 2021May 01Labour Day
MondayMonJun 14, 2021Jun 14Dragon Boat Festival
TuesdayTueSep 21, 2021Sep 21Mid-Autumn Festival
SundaySunOct 10, 2021Oct 10National Day
MondayMonOct 11, 2021Oct 11National Day Holiday

Public Holidays in Taiwan

Republic Day

Republic Day

Saturday Jan 01, 2022

The upcoming Taiwan holiday Republic Day is in 65 days from today.

Chinese New Year's Eve

Chinese New Year's Eve

Monday Jan 31, 2022

The upcoming Taiwan holiday Chinese New Year's Eve is in 95 days from today.

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

Tuesday Feb 01, 2022

The upcoming Taiwan holiday Chinese New Year is in 96 days from today.

2021 Public Holidays Taiwan Service

The above is the list of 2021 public holidays declared in Taiwan which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Taiwan holiday calendar for 2021 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.

Taiwan has one of the highest numbers of holidays and observances in the world. Some of the holidays are official, whereas some are not. The government hold the power to regulate the holidays observed and declare an additional holiday or cancel if and when the need arises. Effective from 1st January 2017, the government reduced the number of public holidays from 19 to 12 days each year through an amendment to the Labor Standards Act that also implemented a five-day workweek plan passed by the Taiwan Legislative Assembly. During the most famous religious and national holidays, the nation's usual activities nearly come to a standstill as major businesses like banks and government offices remain closed as the people celebrate with great enthusiasm.

Taiwan uses both Western and Chinese Lunar calendars, which may lead to some holidays being marked on the same day. Others may shift from one year to the other. Holidays that fall on a Saturday are celebrated on the preceding day (Friday), while those that fall on a Sunday are observed on the following day (Monday). It is worth noting that some holidays in Taiwan may be regional, non-official, or limited to certain linguistic groupings or religions. Other holidays may be scheduled to begin at a time other than midnight. Therefore, it is a wise move to confirm the fixed schedules to avoid inconveniences and breaking of applicable laws.

According to the nation's labor laws, the decision as to whether employees work on national holidays and how payment for their services is calculated is guided by the employer-employee contract while relevant and immediate authorities handle any disagreements.