Tanzania High Commission will be closed on both Tanzania and Rwanad public holidays. Please see the list below of public holidays in Tanzania and Rwanda.


Date Holiday
Monday, 01 January 2018 New Year’s Day
Friday, 12 January 2018 Zanzibar Revolution Day
Friday, 30 March 2018 Good Friday
Monday, 2 April 2018 Easter Monday
Saturday, 7 April 2018 Karume Day
Thursday, 26 April 2018 Union Day
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 Labour Day
15th or 16th of June 2018 Eid ul-Fitr
Saturday, 07 July 2018 Saba Saba (Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair Day)
Wednesday, 08 August 2018 Nane Nane (Farmers’ Day)
22nd or 23rd of August 2018 Eid El-Hajj
Sunday, 14 October 2018 Nyerere Day
20th or 21st of November 2018 Maulid Day
Sunday, 09 December 2018 Independence Day
Tuesday, 25 December 2018 Christmas Day
Wednesday, 26 December 2018 Boxing Day


Day Date Holiday
Monday January 01 New Year's Day
Tuesday January 02 Day after New Year's Day
Thursday February 01 National Heroes Day
Friday March 30 Good Friday
Monday April 02 Easter Monday
Saturday April 07 Genocide against the Tutsi Memorial Day
Tuesday May 01 Labor Day
Friday June 15 Eid Ul Fitr
Sunday July 01 Independence Day
Monday July 02 Independence Day Holiday
Wednesday July 04 Liberation Day
Friday August 03 Umuganura Day
Wednesday August 15 Assumption of Mary
Wednesday August 22 Eid El Haj
Tuesday December 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday December 26 Boxing Day