Calendar / Annual Holidays


 Annual / Gazette holidays

Sr.# Name of Festival Days of the Week Date No. of Days
1 Kashmir Day Friday 5th Feb 1
2 Pakistan Day Wednesday 23rd Mar 1
3 Good Friday (for Christians only) Friday 25th Mar 1
4 Easter (for Christians only) Sunday 27th Mar 1
5 Labour Day Sunday 1st May 1
6 * Eid-ul-Fitr Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 26th, 27th & 28th June 3
7 Independence Day Sunday 14th Aug 1
8 * Eid-ul-Azha Tuesday & Wednesday 2nd & 3rd Sep 2
9 * Muharram (Aashura) (9th & 10th) Saturday & Sunday 30th Sep & 1st Oct 2
10 * Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi (S.A.W.W) Monday 2nd Dec 1
12 Quaid-e-Azam Day / Christmas Day Sunday 25th Dec 1
  • The Holidays marked with an asterisk (*) are subject to appearance of the moon. In case the event falls on a day other than that notified, specific instructions will be issued by the High Court and timely notice shall, when possible be given to litigants if the event does not fall on the day already notified.
  • The long vacation (Summer Vacation) for the Islamabad High Court shall be from 11th July (Monday), to 11th September (Sunday), 2017.
  • The long vacation (Summer Vacation) for the District & Sessions Courts shall be from 1st August to 31st August, 2017.
  • Every Sunday in a week is a holiday.