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Perak Public Holidays 2017

Today – 30 May 2017 – is not a holiday in Perak.

This page contains a calendar of all 2017 public holidays for Perak. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanSunNew Year's Day
2 JanMonNew Year Holiday
28 JanSatChinese New Year
29 JanSunChinese New Year Holiday
30 JanMonChinese New Year Holiday
9 FebThuThaipusam
24 AprMonInstallation of YDP Agong
1 MayMonLabour Day
10 MayWedWesak Day
12 JunMonNuzul Al-Quran
25 JunSunHari Raya Aidilfitri
26 JunMonHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday
27 JunTueHari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday
29 JulSatAgong's Birthday
31 AugThuMerdeka Day
1 SepFriHari Raya Haji
16 SepSatMalaysia Day
21 SepThuAwal Muharram
18 OctWedDeepavali
3 NovFriSultan of Perak's Birthday
1 DecFriProphet Muhammad's Birthday
25 DecMonChristmas Day

Perak’s public holidays are mostly the same as other states. However, it does celebrate the Sultan of Perak’s Birthday each year on November 4. Today, the Sultan of Perak is Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah Ibnl Almarhum Sultan Azian Muhibbuddin Shah who began ruling the state in 2014.

His actual birthday is November 27 and is the oldest son of the previous Sultan of Perak who died in May 2014. Offices and businesses are closed for celebrations on this public holiday.