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Day of Reconciliation in South Africa

Is Day of Reconciliation a Public Holiday?

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

Day of Reconciliation Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015WedDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2016FriDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2017SatDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2018SunDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2018MonDec 17Day of Reconciliation observedPublic Holiday
2019MonDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2020WedDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2021ThuDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2022FriDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2023SatDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2024MonDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday
2025TueDec 16Day of ReconciliationPublic Holiday

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