Perak Public Holidays 2017Today – 24 September 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.
|1 Jan||Sun||New Year's Day|
|2 Jan||Mon||New Year Holiday|
|28 Jan||Sat||Chinese New Year|
|29 Jan||Sun||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|30 Jan||Mon||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|24 Apr||Mon||Installation of YDP Agong|
|1 May||Mon||Labour Day|
|10 May||Wed||Wesak Day|
|12 Jun||Mon||Nuzul Al-Quran|
|25 Jun||Sun||Hari Raya Aidilfitri|
|26 Jun||Mon||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|27 Jun||Tue||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|31 Aug||Thu||Merdeka Day|
|1 Sep||Fri||Hari Raya Haji|
|4 Sep||Mon||Sep 4 Holiday (SEA Games)|
|9 Sep||Sat||Agong's Birthday|
|16 Sep||Sat||Malaysia Day|
|22 Sep||Fri||Awal Muharram|
|3 Nov||Fri||Sultan of Perak's Birthday|
|1 Dec||Fri||Prophet Muhammad's Birthday|
|25 Dec||Mon||Christmas 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.