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Indonesian Independence Day in Indonesia

Is Indonesian Independence Day a Public Holiday?

Indonesian Independence Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Saturday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Indonesian Independence Day Observances

Note: During a public holiday, government offices and most businesses are closed so people have a day off work.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2010TueAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2011WedAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2012FriAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2013SatAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2014SunAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2015MonAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2016WedAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2017ThuAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2018FriAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2019SatAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 
2020MonAug 17Indonesian Independence DayPublic Holiday 

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