Malaysia Public Holiday 2012

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Holiday changes and replacement:
If a public holiday falls on Sunday, the following day (Monday) will be a holiday. (Saturday to Sunday for Kedah, Kelantan and Trengganu)
Please note that Hari Raya Puasa and Hari Raya Haji are subject to change based on the new moon sighting.

April 11 has been declared as national public holiday for the installation of the new king, The Sultan of Kedah, Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah.


Date Occasion Entitled State
January
1 Jan – Sun New Year All states except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu
14 Jan – Sat Yang di-Pertuan Besar – Negeri Sembilan’s Birthday Negeri Sembilan only
15 Jan – Sun Sultan of Kedah’s Birthday Kedah only
23 Jan – Mon Chinese New Year Nationwide
24 Jan – Tue Chinese New Year (2nd Day) All states except Kelantan and Trengganu
February
1 Feb – Wed Federal Territory Day Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Labuan & Putrajaya only
5 Feb – Sun Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday – (Maulidur Rasul) Nationwide
7 Feb – Tue Thaipusam Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang & Selangor only
March
4 Mar – Sun Anniversary of Installation – of Sultan of Trengganu Trengganu only
April
6 Apr – Fri Good Friday Sabah & Sarawak only
11 Apr – Wed Installation of new king – The Sultan of Kedah, Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah Nationwide
15 Apr – Sun Declaration of Malacca as – a Historical City Malacca only
19 Apr – Thu Sultan of Perak’s Birthday Perak only
May
1 May – Tue Labour Day Nationwide
5 May – Sat Wesak Day Nationwide
7 May – Mon Hari Hol Pahang Pahang only
17 May – Thu Raja Perlis’ Birthday Perlis only
30 May – Wed Harvest Festival – Pesta Kaamatan Sabah Sabah & Labuan only
31 May – Thu Harvest Festival – Pesta Kaamatan Sabah Sabah & Labuan only
June
1 Jun – Fri Sarawak Harvest Festival – Hari Gawai Sarawak Sarawak only
2 Jun – Sat Sarawak Harvest Festival – Hari Gawai Sarawak Sarawak only
2 Jun – Sat Malaysian King’s Birthday – Harijadi Agong Nationwide
17 Jun – Sun Israk & Mikraj Kedah, Negeri Sembilan & Perlis only
July
7 Jul – Sat Georgetown World Heritage City Day Penang (Unpaid holiday for private sector)
14 Jul – Sat Penang Governor’s Birthday Penang only
20 Jul – Fri Sultan of Trengganu’s Birthday Trengganu only
21 Jul – Sat Awal Ramadan – Start of Muslim fasting month (bulan Puasa) Johor, Kedah & Malacca only
August
6 Aug – Tue Nuzul Al-Quran Kelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Penang, Selangor & Trengganu only
19 Aug – Sun Hari Raya Puasa* Nationwide
20 Aug – Mon Hari Raya Puasa* Nationwide
31 Aug – Fri National Independence Day – Merdeka Nationwide
September
8 Sep – Sat Sarawak Governor’s Birthday Sarawak only
16 Sep – Sun Malaysia Day Nationwide
October
6 Oct – Sat Sabah Governor’s Birthday Sabah only
13 Oct – Sat Malacca Governor’s Birthday Malacca only
24 Oct – Wed Sultan of Pahang’s Birthday Pahang only
26 Oct – Fri Hari Raya Haji * – Hari Raya Qurban Nationwide
27 Oct – Sat Hari Raya Haji (2nd Day) * – Hari Raya Qurban Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu Only
November
11 Nov – Sun Sultan of Kelantan’s Birthday Kelantan only
12 Nov – Mon Sultan of Kelantan’s Birthday Kelantan only
13 Nov – Tue Deepavali / Diwali Nationwide – except for Sarawak and Labuan
15 Nov – Thu Awal Muharram – (Maal Hijrah) Nationwide
22 Nov – Thu Sultan of Johor’s Birthday Johor only
December
11 Dec – Tue Sultan of Selangor’s Birthday Selangor only
20 Dec – Thu Hari Hol Almarhum – Sultan Iskandar Johor Johor only
25 Dec – Tue Christmas Nationwide

January
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8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
February
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5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29
March
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1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
April
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30
May
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1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
June
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1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
July
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31
August
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1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
September
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30 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
October
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1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
November
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1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
December
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30 31 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
Legend
Malaysia Public Holiday
Malaysia State Holiday
Malaysia School Holiday



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