In observance of the national holidays in the United Kingdom and the United Republic of Tanzania, the High Commission will be closed on following days:

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS IN TANZANIA 2018

Date Holiday
Monday, 01 January 2018 New Year’s Day
Friday, 12 January 2018 Zanzibar Revolution Day
Saturday, 07 April 2018 Karume Day
Friday, 30 March 2018 Good Friday
Sunday, 01 April 2018 Easter Sunday
Monday, 02 April 2018 Easter Monday
Thursday, 26 April 2018 Union Day
Tuesday, 01 May 2017 Labour Day
Friday, 15 June 2018 Eid ul-Fitr
Saturday, 07 July 2018 Saba Saba (Dar es salaam International Trade Fair Day)
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 Nane Nane (Farmers’ Day)
Wednesday, 22 August 2018 Eid El-Hajj
Sunday, 14 October 2018 Nyerere Day
Wednesday, 01 November 2018 Maulid Day
Sunday, 09 December 2018 Independence Day
Tuesday, 25 December 2018 Christmas Day
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 Boxing Day

2019 Bank and Public Holidays:

  • New Year’s Day: Tuesday 1 January
  • New Year’s Holiday: Wednesday 2 January (Scotland only)
  • St Patrick’s Day: Monday 18 March (Northern Ireland only)
  • Good Friday: Friday 19 April
  • Easter Monday: Monday 22 April (England, Wales and Northern Ireland only)
  • Early May bank holiday: Monday 6 May
  • Spring bank holiday: Monday 27 May
  • Battle of the Boyne: Friday 12 July (Northern Ireland only)
  • Summer bank holiday: Monday 5 August (Scotland only)
  • Summer bank holiday: Monday 26 August (England, Wales and Northern Ireland only)
  • St Andrew’s Day: Monday 2 December (Scotland only)
  • Christmas Day: Wednesday 25 December
  • Boxing Day: Thursday 26 December