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Queen's Birthday in the United Kingdom

The Queen's birthday, also known as the Queen's Official Birthday, is celebrated in many Commonwealth countries around the world. It is a public holiday in countries and territories such as Australia, New Zealand, and Gibraltar, although on different dates.

Is Queen's Birthday a Public Holiday?

Even though Queen's Birthday falls on Saturday, June 12, 2021, it is a working day. Most businesses follow regular opening hours in the United Kingdom.

Queen´s Official birthday Australia

The Queen's is celebrated in many Commonwealth countries.

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Queen's Birthday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016SatJun 11Queen's BirthdayObservance
2017SatJun 10Queen's BirthdayObservance
2018SatJun 9Queen's BirthdayObservance
2019SatJun 8Queen's BirthdayObservance
2020SatJun 13Queen's BirthdayObservance
2021SatJun 12Queen's BirthdayObservance
2022SatJun 11Queen's BirthdayObservance
2023SatJun 10Queen's BirthdayObservance
2024SatJun 8Queen's BirthdayObservance
2025SatJun 14Queen's BirthdayObservance
2026SatJun 13Queen's BirthdayObservance

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