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Republic Day/New Year's Day in Taiwan

New Year’s Day, which is on January 1, marks the start of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a public holiday in many countries. Count down to the New Year, no matter where you are.

Is Republic Day/New Year's Day a Public Holiday?

Republic Day/New Year's Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.

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About Republic Day/New Year's Day

Read more about Republic Day/New Year's Day.

Republic Day/New Year's Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015ThuJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2016FriJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2017SunJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2017MonJan 2Republic Day/New Year's Day observedNational holiday
2018MonJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2019TueJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2020WedJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2021FriJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2021FriDec 31Republic Day/New Year's Day observedNational holiday
2022SatJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2023SunJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2023MonJan 2Republic Day/New Year's Day observedNational holiday
2024MonJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday
2025WedJan 1Republic Day/New Year's DayNational holiday

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