Canadian Holiday On December 26 2021?

The following are Canada's holidays and observances that apply to Sunday, 2021-12-26:

  • Boxing Day:

    [3][7] A secular holiday with mixed and uncertain origins and definitions. Many employers across the country observe Boxing Day as a paid day off.


[3] This is a holiday mandated by federal legislation for federally regulated employees. All banks commemorate this holiday, and it is statutory in some provinces and territories in Canada.

[7] Provincially, a statutory holiday in Ontario. A holiday in New Brunswick under the Days of Rest Act. Optional holiday in Alberta.

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