List of national public holidays of New Zealand in 2022

This page contains a calendar of all 2022 public holidays for New Zealand. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Saturday Jan. 1, 2022 New Year's Day
Monday Jan. 3, 2022 New Year's Day Observed
Tuesday Jan. 4, 2022 Day after New Year's Day
Monday Jan. 24, 2022 Wellington Anniversary Day
Monday Jan. 31, 2022 Auckland Anniversary Day
Monday Jan. 31, 2022 Nelson Anniversary Day
Monday Jan. 31, 2022 Northland Anniversary Day
Sunday Feb. 6, 2022 Waitangi Day
Monday Feb. 14, 2022 Valentine's Day
Monday March 14, 2022 Taranaki Anniversary Day
Monday March 21, 2022 March Equinox
Monday March 21, 2022 Otago Anniversary Day
Friday April 1, 2022 April Fools
Friday April 15, 2022 Good Friday
Saturday April 16, 2022 Holy Saturday
Sunday April 17, 2022 Easter Sunday
Monday April 18, 2022 Easter Monday
Tuesday April 19, 2022 Southland Anniversary Day
Monday April 25, 2022 ANZAC Day
Sunday May 8, 2022 Mother's Day
Monday June 6, 2022 Queen's Birthday
Tuesday June 21, 2022 June Solstice
Sunday Sept. 4, 2022 Father's Day
Friday Sept. 23, 2022 September Equinox
Monday Sept. 26, 2022 South Canterbury Anniversary Day
Friday Oct. 21, 2022 Hawke's Bay Anniversary Day
Monday Oct. 24, 2022 Labour Day
Monday Oct. 31, 2022 Marlborough Anniversary Day
Monday Oct. 31, 2022 Halloween
Saturday Nov. 5, 2022 Guy Fawkes Night
Friday Nov. 11, 2022 Canterbury Anniversary Day
Monday Nov. 28, 2022 Chatham Islands Anniversary Day
Monday Nov. 28, 2022 Westland Anniversary Day
Thursday Dec. 22, 2022 December Solstice
Saturday Dec. 24, 2022 Christmas Eve
Sunday Dec. 25, 2022 Christmas Day
Monday Dec. 26, 2022 Boxing Day
Tuesday Dec. 27, 2022 Christmas Day Observed
Saturday Dec. 31, 2022 New Year's Eve