Calendar / Annual Holidays


 Annual / Gazette holidays

Sr.# Name of Festival Days of the Week Date No. of Days
1 Kashmir Day Monday 5th Feb 1
2 Pakistan Day Friday 23rd Mar 1
3 Good Friday (for Christians only) Friday 30th Mar 1
4 Easter (for Christians only) Sunday 1th Apr 1
5 Labour Day Tuesday 1st May 1
6 * Eid-ul-Fitr Friday, Saturday & Sunday 15th, 16th & 17th June 3
7 Independence Day Tuesday 14th Aug 1
8 * Eid-ul-Azha Wednesday & Thursday 22nd & 23rd Aug 2
9 * Muharram (Aashura) (9th & 10th) Thursday & Friday 20th & 21st Sep 2
10 * Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi (S.A.W.W) Wednesday 21st Nov 1
12 Quaid-e-Azam Day / Christmas Day Tuesday 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), 2018.
  • The long vacation (Summer Vacation) for the District & Sessions Courts shall be from 1st August to 31st August, 2018.
  • Winter Holidays 24th December 2018 to 8th Jan 2019.
  • Every Sunday in a week is a holiday.