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Malaysia Public Holidays 2023

This page contains a national calendar of all 2023 public holidays for Malaysia. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

DateDayHolidayStates
1 JanSunNew Year's Day National except Johor,
Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis
& Terengganu
2 JanMonNew Year Holiday National except Johor,
Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis
& Terengganu
14 JanSatYDPB Negeri Sembilan's Birthday Negeri Sembilan
22 JanSunChinese New Year National
23 JanMonChinese New Year Holiday National
24 JanTueChinese New Year Holiday National except Johor,
Kedah, Kelantan &
Terengganu
1 FebWedFederal Territory Day Kuala Lumpur, Labuan
& Putrajaya
4 FebSatThaipusam Johor, Kuala Lumpur,
Negeri Sembilan, Penang,
Perak, Putrajaya &
Selangor
18 FebSatIsrak and Mikraj Kedah, Negeri Sembilan,
Perlis & Terengganu
19 FebSunIsrak and Mikraj Holiday Kedah & Terengganu
4 MarSatInstallation of Sultan Terengganu Terengganu
23 MarThuAwal Ramadan Johor, Kedah &
Melaka
23 MarThuSultan of Johor's Birthday Johor
7 AprFriGood Friday Sabah & Sarawak
8 AprSatNuzul Al-Quran National except Johor,
Kedah, Melaka, Negeri
Sembilan, Sabah &
Sarawak
9 AprSunNuzul Al-Quran Holiday Kelantan & Terengganu
15 AprSatDeclaration of Melaka as a Historical City Melaka
22 AprSatHari Raya Aidilfitri National
23 AprSunHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday National
24 AprMonHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday National
26 AprWedSultan of Terengganu's Birthday Terengganu
1 MayMonLabour Day National
4 MayThuWesak Day National
22 MayMonHari Hol Pahang Pahang
30 MayTueHarvest Festival Labuan & Sabah
31 MayWedHarvest Festival Holiday Labuan & Sabah
1 JunThuHari Gawai Sarawak
2 JunFriHari Gawai Holiday Sarawak
5 JunMonAgong's Birthday National
18 JunSunSultan of Kedah's Birthday Kedah
27 JunTueArafat Day Terengganu
28 JunWedHari Raya Haji National
29 JunThuHari Raya Haji Holiday Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis
& Terengganu
7 JulFriGeorgetown World Heritage City Day Penang
8 JulSatPenang Governor's Birthday Penang
17 JulMonRaja Perlis' Birthday Perlis
19 JulWedAwal Muharram National
22 JulSatSarawak Day Sarawak
30 JulSunSultan of Pahang's Birthday Pahang
TBA Hari Hol Almarhum Sultan Iskandar Johor
31 AugThuMerdeka Day National
16 SepSatMalaysia Day National
17 SepSunMalaysia Day Holiday Johor, Kedah, Kelantan
& Terengganu
27 SepWedProphet Muhammad's Birthday National
7 OctSatSabah Governor's Birthday Sabah
13 OctFriMelaka Governor's Birthday Melaka
14 OctSatSarawak Governor's Birthday Sarawak
3 NovFriSultan of Perak's Birthday Perak
11 NovSatSultan of Kelantan's Birthday Kelantan
12 NovSunDeepavali National except Sarawak
12 NovSunSultan of Kelantan's Birthday Holiday Kelantan
13 NovMonDeepavali Holiday National except Johor,
Kedah, Kelantan, Sarawak
& Terengganu
11 DecMonSultan of Selangor's Birthday Selangor
24 DecSunChristmas Eve Sabah
25 DecMonChristmas Day National
The dates in this table are from multiple sources. Please choose your state below to view original source.

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JohorPenang
KedahPerak
KelantanPerlis
Kuala LumpurPutrajaya
LabuanSabah
MelakaSarawak
Negeri SembilanSelangor
PahangTerengganu