Public Holidays in Malaysia




Chinese New Year

5 February

25 February

Labour Day

1 May

1 May

Wesak Day

19 May

7 May

Hari Raya Aidilfitri

5 June

24 May

Hari Raya Haji

11 August

31 July

Merdeka Day

31 August

31 August

Awal Muharram

1 September

20 August

Agong's Birthday

9 September

9 September

Malaysia Day

16 September

16 September

Prophet's Birthday

9 November

29 October

Christmas Day

25 December

25 December

*Public holidays in Malaysia are observed differently in each individual state. Expats should check with their provincial government for an official list of public holidays in their area.

Public holidays in Malaysia that fall on a Sunday are observed the following Monday. Islamic holidays are subject to change based on sightings of the moon.