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Guide to 2021 Holiday Schedule in Japan ( December 24, 2020)

Dec 24, 2020

Guide to 2021 Holiday Schedule in Japan

The Cabinet Public Relations Office issued an announcement on 21 December 2020 regarding the shifting of public holidays in 2021. The new public holidays schedule is as follows:

NameNew DateUsual Date
Marine Day22 July19 July
Sports Day23 July 11 October
Mountain Day8 August11 August
Mountain Day9 August


Source: Prime Minister Office home page

The Japan Patent Office (JPO) will also follow a new public holiday schedule so be careful about deadline submissions.