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Independence Day in Trinidad and Tobago

Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

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.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2012FriAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2013SatAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2014SunAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2014MonSep 1Independence Day observedPublic holiday
2015MonAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2016WedAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2017ThuAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2018FriAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2019SatAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday
2020MonAug 31Independence DayPublic holiday

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