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Embassy closure dates 2018


The following public holidays will be observed by the Embassy. Other bank holidays, Russian or Irish, will not be observed.

  • 01 January (Tuesday): New Year's Day.
  • 02 January (Wednesday): New Year's Holiday.
  • 07 January (Monday): Orthodox Christmas.
  • 25 February (Monday): Defender of the Fatherland Day.
  • 19 April (Friday): Good Friday.
  • 22 April (Monday): Easter Monday.
  • 01 May (Wednesday): Spring and Labour Day Holiday.
  • 02 May (Thursday): Spring and Labour Day Holiday.
  • 09 May (Thursday): Victory Day Holiday.
  • 12 June (Wednesday): Russia Day.
  • 4 November (Monday): Unity Day.
  • 25 December (Wednesday): Christmas Day.