Public Holidays and Closures
List of Holidays to be observed in the Embassy of France & France Visa Application Centre, Colombo during the year 2017.

Date Day Holidays 2017
13 April Thursday Sinhala and Tamil New Year (the day before)
14 April Friday Sinhala and Tamil New Year
01 May Monday May Day
10 May Wednesday Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
25 May Thursday Ascension
05 June Monday Pentecote
26 June Monday Id-Ud-Fitr / Ramazan Festival Day
14 July Friday French National Day
18 October Wednesday Deepavali Festival Day
1 November Wednesday All Saints’ Day
25 December Monday Christmas