Employment and work

Statutory public holidays in 2018

Here is a full list of statutory public holidays in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in 2018

01-ferieIn the Grand Duchy, the duration of annual leave consists of 25 workdays per year, regardless of the age of the employee. However, a collective convention or an individual agreement between employer and employee may allow a higher number of days of annual leave. Added to the annual holidays are ten statutory public holidays per year.

Here are the dates for 2018:

  • New Year's Day: 1 January (Monday);
  • Easter Monday: 2 April;
  • May Day - Labour Day: 1 May (Tuesday);
  • Ascension: 10 May (Thursday);
  • Whit Monday: 21 May;
  • National Day: 23 June (Saturday);
  • Assumption: 15 August (Wednesday);
  • All Saints' Day: 1 November (Thursday)
  • Christmas Day: 25 December (Tuesday);
  • Boxing Day: 26 December (Wednesday).

(Article written by the editorial team of the portal www.luxembourg.lu/ Source: www.itm.lu)

  • Updated 02-01-2018