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Sarawak Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Sarawak. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

UPDATE: The Sarawak Chief Minister’s Office has declared Thursday (17 May) and Friday (18 May) as additional public holidays. May 10 and May 11 will be normal working days in Sarawak.

Date Day Holiday
1 Jan Mon New Year's Day
16 Feb Fri Chinese New Year
17 Feb Sat Chinese New Year Holiday
30 Mar Fri Good Friday
1 May Tue Labour Day
9 May Wed General Election Day (GE14)
17 May Thu Special Public Holiday (GE14)
18 May Fri Special Public Holiday (GE14)
29 May Tue Wesak Day
1 Jun Fri Hari Gawai
2 Jun Sat Hari Gawai Holiday
15 Jun Fri Hari Raya Aidilfitri
16 Jun Sat Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday
22 Jul Sun Sarawak Day
23 Jul Mon Sarawak Day Holiday
22 Aug Wed Hari Raya Haji
31 Aug Fri Merdeka Day
9 Sep Sun Agong's Birthday
10 Sep Mon Agong's Birthday Holiday
11 Sep Tue Awal Muharram
16 Sep Sun Malaysia Day
17 Sep Mon Malaysia Day Holiday
13 Oct Sat Sarawak Governor's Birthday
20 Nov Tue Prophet Muhammad's Birthday
25 Dec Tue Christmas Day

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