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2021 TUNISIA HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Tunisia is

9th August, MondayIslamic New Year

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Tunisia in 2021

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
ThursdayThuJan 14, 2021Jan 14Revolution and Youth Day
SaturdaySatMar 20, 2021Mar 20Independence Day
FridayFriApr 09, 2021Apr 09Martyrs' Day
SaturdaySatMay 01, 2021May 01labour Day
ThursdayThuMay 13, 2021May 13Eid-al-Fitr
FridayFriMay 14, 2021May 14Eid-al-Fitr Holiday
SaturdaySatMay 15, 2021May 15Eid-al-Fitr Holiday
TuesdayTueJul 20, 2021Jul 20Eid al-Adha
SundaySunJul 25, 2021Jul 25Republic Day
MondayMonAug 09, 2021Aug 09Islamic New Year
FridayFriAug 13, 2021Aug 13Women 's Day
SaturdaySatAug 21, 2021Aug 21Eid al-Adha Holiday
FridayFriOct 15, 2021Oct 15Eid Evacuation
MondayMonOct 18, 2021Oct 18Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
FridayFriDec 31, 2021Dec 31New Year Eve

Public Holidays in Tunisia

Islamic New Year

Islamic New Year

Monday Aug 09, 2021

The upcoming Tunisia holiday Islamic New Year is in 14 days from today.

Women 's Day

Women 's Day

Friday Aug 13, 2021

The upcoming Tunisia holiday Women 's Day is in 18 days from today.

Eid al-Adha Holiday

Eid al-Adha Holiday

Saturday Aug 21, 2021

The upcoming Tunisia holiday Eid al-Adha Holiday is in 26 days from today.

2021 Public Holidays Tunisia Service

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

The North African nation of Tunisia marks a total of twelve national holidays annually. The government releases an official list of public holidays to be marked every year, but changes may occur depending on several factors. Article 445 of the Tunisia Labor Code directs the observance and provides the dates of official public holidays. Of the twelve national holidays allowed by law, 9 of them are considered non-working holidays while the rest are termed as non-working days only.

The government can only declare additional holidays through an official decree backed in the Labor Code. Both Saturday and Sunday are recognized as days of rest for workers. As it happens in many other nations world over, in case a public holiday falls on such a day, the nation's government has a constitutional right to adjust the marking of the celebration to the following working day. All employers are expected to allow their employees to have the day off to mark the celebrations.

Two of the holidays could be termed as multiday as the celebration is marked for two days. The law, in this case, directs employers to pay their employees for only the first day of the celebration. This is the applied law all over the nation except for cases whereby the respective work agreements or contracts state that payment is due for both days of the celebration. Of the twelve, three holidays are considered as unpaid non-working days. As is tradition worldwide, many businesses are affected and remain closed as workers mark the holiday. A few remain operational though on limited timings.